Vickie Short of Laurel passed away on May 19, 2021 at TidalHealth Nanticoke in Seaford. Born in Seaford, she was the daughter of the late Herman Short and Pearl Stoakley Short. Vickie was retired, having worked for Frederick Ford, the Sussex Guide, and the Daily Times. She enjoyed playing bingo, planting flowers, and loved her pets.

Vickie is survived by her loving family, son, Chris Gibbons and his wife Teri; daughter, Amanda Lynn Short and her fiancé Arthur Dukes; sister, Geraldine Jefferson; brother, Ruben Short; grandchildren, Michael Twilley and his wife Brianna Dill, Katie Twilley, and Ryan Twilley; great-grandchildren, Rilee Dill and Bailee Dill; several nieces and nephews also survive her.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her lifetime partner, Donald R. Marine; sisters, Alice Foskey and Anna Mae Wright. All services will be held privately. Arrangements are in the care of the Hannigan, Short, Disharoon Funeral Home in Laurel.