Daily Progress, Jacksonville, TX

May 30, 2014

Charles Lavon Shaw

Jacksonville Daily Progress

JACKSONVILLE — Funeral services for Charles Lavon Shaw, age 82, of Jacksonville, are scheduled for 10 am Saturday, May 31, 2014 at Autry Funeral Home Chapel, Jacksonville with Rev. Trampus Black officiating.  Interment will be at Latexo Cemetery in Houston County at 2 pm following the service.

Mr. Shaw passed away on Thursday, May 29, 2014 in Jacksonville.

He was born on September 20, 1931 in Houston County to the late Harvey Lee and Adelle (Willis) Shaw.

Charles was a member of the Woodland Heights Baptist Church. He owned and operates Shaw Realty in Jacksonville.

He was preceded in death by his brother, H. L. Shaw; and sons-in-law, Butch Jackson and Tommie Yarbrough.

Survivors include his wife, Gayle Johnson Shaw; son, Chuck Shaw and wife Sherry; daughters, Sherrie Yarbrough, Karen Jackson, Shannon Hunt and husband Wayne; nine grandchildren; eight great grandchildren; and sister, Dell Rene McClain.

Pallbearers will be:  Bobby Shaw, Brady Shaw, J. J. Murphy, Josh Mulder, Wayne Hunt and Nathan Shaw.  Honorary Pallbearers will be:  Bob Walston, Brandon Stewart, Logan Mulder and Charles’ many friends and family.

Visitation will begin on Friday, May 30, 2014 with family receiving friends from 6-8 pm at Autry Funeral Home, Jacksonville.

In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society at P.O. Box 22718 Oklahoma City, OK 73123-1718 or Heart to Heart Hospice at 1402 Rice Rd. Suite 100, Tyler, Texas 75703.