Shortridge, Gail Dietrich
Gail Helen Dietrich Shortridge, 69, of Floyd, passed away on Saturday, September 21, 2013. Gail was a loving, devoted wife, mother, grandmother, and a member of Falling Branch United Methodist Church. She is preceded in death by her parents; Clare and Vera Dietrich. Left to cherish her memories are her loving husband of 50 years, Roger Shortridge; daughters, Denise Woolwine (Charles), Renee Talbert (Neil) and son, Earl Shortridge (Billie); nine grandchildren, three great-grandchildren; sister Joyce Turay (Roy); brothers, Roger Dietrich (Billie) Terry Dietrich, Craig Dietrich (Nancy) and several nieces, nephews, and friends. A memorial service to celebrate the life of this extraordinary lady will be held at 6 p.m. on Thursday, September 26, 2013 at Falling Branch United Methodist Church, 1260 Floyd Highway South, Floyd, VA with the Reverend Darlene Marshall officiating. Memorials may be made to Falling Branch United Methodist Church. Condolences to the family may be made at www.gardnerfuneralhomefloyd.com. Arrangements are being handled by Gardner Funeral Home, Floyd.