Meridian Star

December 30, 2012

Bobbie Dean Shaw


The Meridian Star

MERIDIAN —

    Miss Bobbie Dean Shaw, 82, died Thursday, Dec. 27, 2012, at Winston County Nursing Home in Louisville, Miss. Funeral services will be held at 3 p.m. today at Porter Funeral Home, with Rev. Stacy Parvin officiating. Interment will be in New Hope Cemetery. Visitation will be today from 2 p.m. until service time at Porter Funeral Home.   

    Mrs. Shaw was born Sept. 20, 1930, in  Winston County, Miss. She was a graduate of Bond High School, the University of Southern Mississippi, and received her Masters degree in Education from the University of Mississippi. She was a school teacher in Meridian for many years,  and was a reading specialist for the Meridian Public School System. She later taught at Winston Academy and in the Louisville Public School Systems. She was a member of New Hope United Methodist Church.

    She is survived by three sisters, Shirley (Jim) Dawson of Houston, Texas, Etheleen Shattles of Richton, Miss., and Charlene (Miles) McNeill of Texas; and three brothers, Clifton Houston “Billy” Shaw of Philadelphia, Miss., Samuel David (Doris) Shaw of Bell, Tenn., and James Bruce (Faye) Shaw of Louisville, Miss.  

    To sign the guest register, go to www.porterfuneralhome.net.