On January 7, 2007, JAMES EARL, SR., of Hampstead. Beloved husband of the late Barbara Lynn Shortt (nee Little); devoted father of Chris, Duane and James Shortt; brother of William and Robert Shortt and Virginia Jackson. Also survived by 10 grandchildren. Services at the Eline Funeral Home, 934 S. Main Street, Hampstead, MD 21074, Wednesday, 1 P.M. Interment Druid Ridge Cemetery. Friends may call Tuesday, 3 to 5 and 7 to 9 at the Eline Funeral Home.