Kenneth Ray “Shorty” Hise, 90
of Greenville, died Saturday, September 22, 2018 at his home. His funeral service will be 2:00 PM,
Wednesday, September 26, 2018 at Coker-Mathews Funeral Home Chapel with Rev.
Samuel Glenn and Rev. Rodney Williams officiating. Interment will follow at Quinlan West
Memorial Cemetery. Visitation will be
Wednesday, 1:00 PM until service time at the funeral home.
Mr. Hise was born in Floyd,
Texas on November 24, 1927. He was the
son of Cleo Hise and Bertha Rogers Hise.
He married Ava Ruth Humphreys on September 3, 1965 in Oklahoma. He retired after 25 years from Raytheon and
after 21 years from University Park Independent School District. He was a member of Peniel Baptist Church and
VFW and American Legion.
Survivors include his wife,
Ava Ruth Hise; sons, Harold Hise and Rickey Hise; daughter, Vickie Hackney;
step-son, Lee Jumper; sister, Maureen Stevens-Hilton; grandchildren, Brad Hise,
Scott Hise, Ashley McCasland, Missena Clites, Amber Edgington, Matthew Hise,
Melissa Duncan, Tayelor Pierce and Kelsey Hise; and many great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by
his parents; brothers and sisters, James “Bud” Hise, Helen Morris, Peggy Shanks,
Dorothy Brown, Willy Break and Oscar Horn; and former wife, Bessie Wilson Strickland.
Pallbearers will be Barry
Choate, Terry Don Stevens, Steven Duncan, David Sasser, Dean Clites, Brad Hise
and Juan Nito Guajardo. Honorary
pallbearers will be Marvin Rector, Smith Gilley, Jerry Davis, Burk Bailey and