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John Andrew Shaw

SALUDA - John Andrew Shaw, 80, of 1004 Newberry Hwy., died Thursday, July 19, 2007, in Hospice House in Greenwood.  Born in Saluda County, and a son of the late Julius "June" and Sophie Coleman Shaw, he was the husband of Thelma Connelly Shaw. He was an U.S. Army veteran and was a mechanic of Lexington County. He was a member of Hickory Grove Advent Christian Church where he was a member of the Men's Fellowship. Mr. Shaw was a former member of the Old Town Puritan Club and he played in the Shaw Band.

Surviving are his wife of 58 years, Thelma Connelly Shaw of the home, a son and daughter-in-law, George W. and Debra S. Shaw of Batesburg, a granddaughter, Adrienne D. Shaw, a brother and sister-in-law, Robert C. and Eoline B. Shaw of Saluda and a sister, June Mack of Saluda.  A sister and two brothers preceded Mr. Shaw in death.

The family will receive friends from 6 until 8 p.m. Saturday evening at Ramey Funeral Home. Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Sunday, July 22, 2007, at Hickory Grove Advent Christian Church with Rev. David McCarthy and Mr. F.G. Scurry officiating. Interment will follow in the church cemetery. Active pallbearers will be Andrew Shaw, Daniel Patterson, Geri Padget, Greg Mack, Thomas Shaw and Wayne Shaw. Honorary pallbearers will be the Men's Fellowship of Hickory Grove Advent Christian Church.
Memorials may be made to Hickory Grove Advent Christian Church, 391Hickory Grove Road, Saluda, SC 29138.

From: "Lee and Billie Jones" <>
Subject: [SCEDGEFI] Obit of John Andrew Shaw, d. 7/19/2007 & family
Date: Tue, 24 Jul 2007 17:54:09 -0400