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Frances W Shaw

December 26, 1928 — May 13, 2020

Frances W. Shaw, 91, passed away on Wednesday, May 13, 2020. She was born on December 26, 1928 in Leesville, SC, to Sidney and Nannie Burkett Warren. She was a 1945 graduate of Batesburg-Leesville High School during the time when only 11 grades were required to graduate. She was a member of First Baptist Church of Leesville.

On June 18, 1949, Frances married William C. Shaw, Sr. She worked in retail at Dodd’s Dime Store, B.C. Moore & Son, and Owen Drug.

Surviving are her sons, Billy (Linda) and Randy (Missy) Shaw; six grandchildren; eight great grandchildren; sister, Sandra Warren; and nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her husband, William C. Shaw, Sr.; brothers, Charlie “Jr” Warren and Larry Warren; sisters, Ruth Adams and Louise Rosson; and special friend, Claude C. Smith.

A graveside service will be held at 11:00 A.M. Saturday, May 16, at Ridge Crest Memorial Park with Rev. Charles Leonhardt officiating. Memorials can be made to First Baptist Church of Leesville, 264 Main Street, Leesville, SC 29070

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Saturday, May 16, 2020

Starts at 11:00 am (Eastern time)

Rev. Charles Leonhardt officiating

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