James Burton Shaw, Sr.
James Burton Shaw, Sr.

May 22, 1933 - December 6, 2018
Born in Portland, ME
Resided in Blackshear, GA

Obituary

Mr. James Burton Shaw, Sr., 85, died Thursday (December 6, 2018) at Eastman Healthcare and Rehabilitation following an extended illness.

He was born in Portland, Maine but had resided in Savannah most of his life before moving to Blackshear in 1987. He was formerly employed with American Cyanamid in Savannah, GA, The City of Waycross Waste Water Treatment Plant, and the Okefenokee Swamp Park. He also served in the United States Air Force during the Korean War.

Mr. Shaw was a son of the late Norman Shaw and Essie Tardy Smith.

He is survived by his wife, Joann Shaw of Blackshear; a son, James Shaw, Jr. of Blackshear; a daughter, Pamela Nelson of Titusville, FL; and four grandchildren.

A graveside service will be held 2:00 p.m. Saturday (December 8, 2018) at Oakland Cemetery.

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Services

Service
Oakland Cemetery
2410 Alice St.
Waycross, GA US 31501
Saturday, December 8, 2018
2:00 PM
Burial
Oakland Cemetery
2410 Alice St.
Waycross, GA US 31501
Saturday, December 8, 2018
2:00 PM