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Obituary for Ruth Shaw

Ruth Shaw
May 9, 1945 – Jun 15, 2023

Emma Ruth Phillips Shaw, 78, widow of Bobby Ray Shaw, went to her heavenly home on Thursday, June 15, 2023.

Born on May 9, 1945, she was a daughter of the late Harold Lamar Phillips and the late Essie Lou Gunnells Phillips.

In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by her brother, Lamar Phillips and grandsons, Stan Shaw & Ryan Shaw.

She is survived by her children, Brian Shaw, Keith Shaw (Kelley) and Lisa King (Scotty), grandchildren, Kelsey King (Anthony), Hunter King (Nina), Hannah Shaw (Chad), Alex & Avery Shaw, great-grandchildren, Elijah, Colton, Cooper, Knox, and two more on the way. She is also survived by her brother, Bobby Phillips, and sisters, Helen Bannister (Wendell) and Judy Bannister (Jimmy).

The family will receive friends from 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm in The Maple Room of The Standard Cremation & Funeral Center on Monday, June 19, 2023.

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