EDDIE M. SHORTER Departed on October 17, 2011. He is survived by his sisters Alice King, Ethel Thompson and Helen Wedge; one brother Melvin Bryant; favorite niece Deborah Shorter and a host of nieces, nephews; other relatives and friends. Family will receive friends Saturday, October 22 from 10 a.m. until time of Service 11 a.m. at St. Luke’s United Methodist Church, 12880 Point Lookout Rd., Ridge, MD. Interment Evergreen Memorial Gardens. Arrangements by BRISCOE-TONIC FUNERAL HOME.