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Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. David Shaw, age 74 of Athens, Georgia (South Jackson Community) who entered into rest Wednesday, July 25, 2018. Mr. Shaw was born in Athens, Georgia a son of the late Newt and Maetna Shaw, and was a retired driver with Garbage Hound Sanitation. In addition to his parents, Mr. Shaw is preceded by two brothers, Jack and Mike, and a sister Jean.
Survivors include his wife, Peggy Austin Shaw of Athens, daughter, Kristy Ray and her husband David, two sons, Steve Shaw and his wife Sandy, and Gregory Allen Shaw and his wife Mary. Two brothers, Newt and Billy Shaw, three sisters, Janice, Sandy and Melissa. Four grandchildren, Cameron Ray, Matthew Ray, Nicole Jaworski and Justin Shaw. Two great grandchildren, Riley and Jadon Ray.
Funeral services will be held 11:00 A.M. Saturday, July 28, 2018 from the Chapel of Evans Funeral Home with Mr. Barry Gee officiating with burial to follow in Evergreen Cemetery, Athens, Georgia. Gentlemen honored as pallbearers are Danny Bell, Ralph Garrett, Ricky Nixon, Kevin Jaworski, Richard Horn and Jimmy Pierce. The family will receive friends at the funeral home Saturday, 9:00 – 11:00 prior to the service.
Evans Funeral Home, Inc., 1350 Winder Highway, Jefferson, Georgia. 706-367-5467.
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