MOCKSVILLE, N.C. - Charlotte Meador Short, 82, formerly of Pluto, died Saturday, July 7, 2001, at her home following a long illness. Born Nov. 8, 1918, at Pluto, she was the daughter of the late Thomas Meador and Lillie E. Anderson Meador. Mrs. Short was a homemaker and a former clerk and seamstress in a sewing factory. She had been a resident of Mocks-ville for 22 years. She was of the Baptist faith. Survivors include her husband of 24 years, Robert Short; stepchildren, James, Ronnie and Joseph Short, all of Mocksville, N.C., and Phyllis Hayes of Mocksville, N.C.; and a brother, Ronald Meador of Burgoff, N.C. Service will be 3 p.m. Wed-nesday at Rose and Quesenberry Shady Spring Chapel with Brother Danny Winders officiating. Burial will follow in the Meador Cemetery, Pluto. Friends may call 6 to 9 p.m. today at the funeral home. Family members will serve as pallbearers. Arrangements by Rose and Quesenberry Funeral Home, Shady Spring.