Funeral services for Rev. Coby Shorter Jr., 80, of Eagle Lake, will be held at 1 p.m. Monday at Providence Baptist Church in Eagle Lake with Rev. Coby Shorter III officiating. Burial will follow in Sandridge Cemetery. Visitation will be from noon until 4 p.m. Sunday at Pierce Boone Funeral Home and from 6-8:30 p.m. at Providence Baptist Church.
Rev. Shorter died Oct. 26, 2009 in North Austin Medical Center. He was born Jan. 16, 1929 in Egypt to Coby and Blanch Anderson Shorter Sr.