Lee Shaw, 43, of Poplar Bluff, Mo, formerly of Malden, Mo., died Saturday, Sept. 13, 2003, at the St. Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau, Mo.
Born February, 4, 1960, in Parma, Mo., son of James and Mozell Shaw of Malden, he was a Sgt., with the Missouri Military Honors Program of the Missouri National Guard for the past seven years, and had served on 966 military funeral details since 1999. He had served in the U.S. Marine Corp., for 14 years, and had been in the Marine Corp League in St. Louis and Cape Girardeau, Mo.
Survivors also include one son, Darren Shaw, of Malden, Mo., his parents, James and Mozell Shaw, of Malden; his fiance, Beverlyn Stewart, of Sikeston, Mo; three brothers, Bennie J. Shaw, of Elkhart, Ind., Elmer J. and Oscar L. Shaw, both of Malden; five sisters, Bernice Dennis, of Essex, Mo., Elise Hester, of St. Louis, Mo., Fanny Fair, Alfreda Shaw and Dorothy Shaw, all of Malden.
Visitation will be from 5 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 17, at the Watkins & Sons Funeral Home in Dexter.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday, Sept. 18, at the Watkins & Sons Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Otis Hawes officating.
Burial will be at a later date in the Missouri Veteran's Cemetery in Bloomfield, Mo., with full military honors provided by the Missouri Military Honor Guard.