Obituaries

Betty Jane Shaw, 86, of Flat Rock

Betty Jane Shaw, 86, of Flat Rock,  passed away Tuesday, February 23, 2021

at her residence.

 

Born May 9, 1934 in Brown County Indiana, she was the daughter of Garland

Ayers and Tressa Mae (Hamblen) Ayers.  She married Warren K. Shaw in 1954

and he preceded her on August 27, 2001.

 

Survivors include 2 sons- Michael W. Shaw of Waldron, Tracey K. Shaw (wife

Sandy) of Flat Rock, daughter Norma J. Lingenfelter of Waldron; 1 brother Michael

Ayers of Brown County, 5 sisters- Maxine Melton of Brown Co., Linda Purdy of Arizona,

Edna Thomas of Greenfield, Janet Falte of Brown Co., Helen Gregg of Knott's Island 

North Carolina; 7 grandchildren, and 16 great-grandchildren.  She was preceded in

death by her parents, her spouse, 4 brothers and 2 sisters.

 

Mrs. Shaw had lived in this area for 70 years, after moving from Brown County.  She

had been a woodworker for 60 years with T.K. Shaw Custom Cabinets, retiring in 2002.

She was a member of Lewis Creek Baptist Church for 60 years, and also a member of

American Legion Auxiliary, and the Mystery-ettes Home Ec Club. 

 

Betty was an lottery ticket player.  In earlier years, she enjoyed horseback riding, was

a former Girl Scout Leader, and loved working with wood.

 

Funeral services will be 1:00 pm om Friday, February 26, 2021 at Lewis Creek Baptist

Church, 1400 E. 600 S. Waldron, with Pastor Harvey Taylor officiating.  Burial will be in

Lewis Creek Baptist Cemetery.  Friends may call at the church on Friday morning from 

11:00 am until the time of the service.

 

Memorial contributions can be made to the Lewis Creek Baptist Church Building Fund.