Barbara L. Shaw, 74, of Caruthersville, Mo., died Friday, Feb. 18, 2005, at the Methodist Central Hospital in Memphis, Tenn.
Born May 31, 1930, in Caruthersville, daughter of the late Vernon L. and Dottie Reed Shaw, she was a teacher in the Caruthersville School System. She was a member of the Eastwood Memorial United Methodist Church and a member of Beta Sigma Phi and various other organizations.
Survivors include two cousins, Marilyn Dunavant, of Greenville, Miss., and Steve Bennett, of Caruthersville and one aunt, Phyllis Davis, of California.
Funeral services were held at 1 p.m. Monday, Feb. 21, at the Eastwood Memorial United Methodist Church in Caruthersville with the Rev. Dwight Chapman officiating.
Burial was in the Little Prairie Cemetery at Caruthersville.
Pallbearers were Fred Boyd, Charles Davis, Johnny Harmon, Olin Parks, John Sellars and Jason Long.
H.S. Smith Funeral Home of Caruthersville was in charge of arrangements.