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Charles Edward Shaw

May 11, 1957 ~ July 13, 2023 (age 66) 66 Years Old


Charles Edward Shaw Sr., born May 11, 1957 to Wynnee Carter Shaw and the late Bobby Shaw in Quincy, Florida. He was known by his family as "Bo" or "Chuck" Charles departed this earthly life on Thursday, July 13, 2023 surrounded by his wife, Melver and his daughter Fran. Charles received his education through the Decatur county school system at Lillian E. Williams and Bainbridge High School. Preceded in death by his siblings: Wayne Anderson, Janet Anderson and Robert R. Cannon Jr.

Charles accepted Christ at an early age, but truly learned God through his transformation in his adulthood Military Life: Charles join the Army in 1977 and deployed in 1978. 

Cherished memories:

Wife: Melver Shaw

Mother: Wynnee Shaw; bonus mother Dot Shaw

Children: Darius (Kayretia) Swatt, Tallahassee, Frances (Eric) Hamilton Bainbridge, and Charles Shaw Jr. Step children: Anthony, Tazamasha, Victoria, Richard and Tevin.

Siblings: Sisters, Deborah Anderson, Harriet Anderson, Chandra (Bobby) Casteel, Phyllis Anderson, Marion Anderson, Julia Shaw-Williams, Penny (Elijah) Shaw, Thawana Shaw-Anderson, Marion Shaw, Gladys (Vincent) Hunter, Sonja Williams, Marcia Marshall and Brenda (Isaiah)Thompson. Brothers: Gregory Anderson, Bruce (Anita) Shaw Sr., MSGT Darryl (Kaaren) Shaw Grandchildren: Jamori and Durell Hamilton, Dontavious Mallard, Khaliah Shaw and a host of step grandchildren Special Uncle, George (Inez) Carter III

Special Cousin: Celeste (Sam) Andrews. Friends: Clifford (Lillie) Thomas, Bernard Brown and Arthur Lewis A host of Aunts, Uncles, Sister-in-laws, Brothers-in-laws, nieces, nephews and friends


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July 21, 2023

2:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Bouie Memorial Chapel of Collins Family Mortuary
203 West Shotwell Street
Bainbridge, GA 39819

Funeral Service
July 22, 2023

2:00 PM
Saint Paul Primitive Baptist Church
4562 Fowlstown Road
Attapulgus, GA 39815

Private Interment


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