To Those We Serve "In memory of those whom we have served since 1916 we dedicate this Chapel as Memorial Chapel and offer its facilities for the comfort and use of relatives and friends. We pledge fair dealing and faithfulness in serving all people. May this declaration continue true even after we too have passed." Roy D. Short 1941

"To render a service that is both a memorial to the departed and a consolation to the sorrowing." Robert D. and Mennidean Cunningham 1948

"Families have trusted Short Funeral Home and Cunningham Funeral Home to provide thoughtful and compassionate service during their time of loss. We will continue the tradition of excellence in funeral service for the families of our community." Robert D. Cunningham, Jr. Short-Cunningham Funeral Homes 1985

"We are committed to assisting our families in arranging a funeral that is appropriate to their loved one and be able to celebrate their life in a meaningful way." Larry D. Hodgson 2003

For 100 years we have specialized in professional, personal, caring and affordable services. Thank you for visiting Short-Cunningham Funeral Homes website.

Larry Hodgson
Funeral Director / Owner

MAIN LOCATION - North Mulberry Street

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Short-Cunningham Funeral Home (Main Location)
527 North Mulberry Street
Mount Carmel, IL 62863
Tel: 618-262-4411

SECOND LOCATION - North Cherry Street

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Short-Cunningham Funeral Home
403 North Cherry Street
Mount Carmel, IL 62863
Tel: 618-262-4411

Highland Memorial Cemetery

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Highland Memorial Cemetery
1827 College Drive
Mt .Carmel, IL 62863
Tel: 1-618-262-4062

Featured Services

Send Flowers
View Obituaries

Directly order flowers, view and sign the condolences book, share memories and more to celebrate lives of those dearly missed.

Grief Support
Grief Support

Helpful resources to guide you through the loss of a loved one.


Take a few moments to express your wishes now and help to ease the burden on your loved ones.

Frequent questions
Frequent Questions

A collection of answers to questions that people often have when arranging for a funeral.

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