Robert Irving Shaw
Robert Irving Shaw
  • September 2, 1928 - March 31, 2017
  • Collinsville, Virginia

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Robert Irving Shaw, 88, of Collinsville, passed away Friday, March 31, 2017 at Danville Regional Medical Center. He was born in Baltimore, Md., September 2, 1928 to Irving J. Shaw and Gertie Handy Shaw.

He served in the Air Force during the Korean Conflict where the attained the rank of Staff Sergeant and was a 1945 graduate of Fieldale High School. He retired from DuPont and was of the Baptist faith. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Lena Mae Scoggins Shaw.

Surviving are two step-sons, Jesse and Lonnie Lane; special friends, Donna and Kevin Barbour and many wonderful neighbors for whom Mr. Shaw was very grateful.

The funeral service will be held Tuesday, April 4, 2017 at 3 p.m. at McKee-Stone Funeral Home Chapel where the family will receive friends one hour prior to the funeral service.

Interment will follow at Roselawn Burial Park.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Fieldale Heritage, Inc., P. O. Box 590, Fieldale, VA 24089.

Arrangements are by McKee-Stone Funeral Home in Martinsville.

Arrangements under the direction of Collins-McKee-Stone Funeral Services, Martinsville, VA.