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Sarah Shaw

October 9, 2016

Service Date: October 12, 2016

Sarah B. Shaw, 85, of Iva, SC passed away on Sunday, October 9, 2016.

Born in Iva, SC she was the daughter of the late Columbus Burton and Ethel Burton McBride. Sarah was the wife of the late Wansley C. Shaw, and a member of Gethsemane Baptist Temple.

She is survived by her son: Joe Shaw (Laura) and their 4 children and 12 grandchildren; and daughter: Wanda Burdette (Tommy) and their 4 children, 14 grandchildren, and 2 great-grandchildren.

In addition to her parents and spouse, she is predeceased by her grandson: Andy Burdette.

The family asks everyone to join them in celebrating her victory on Wednesday, October 12, 2016 at 11am at Gethsemane Baptist Temple officiated by Reverend Sam Duncan. Burial will follow at MJ Dolly Cooper Veterans Cemetery.

Her family will receive friends on Tuesday, October 11, 2016 from 6pm – 8pm at Gethsemane Baptist Church.

The family will be at the home of her grandson, JoJo Shaw.

Flowers are accepted, or memorials may be made to Hope Children’s Home, 11415 Hope International Drive Tampa, FL 33625.

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Sosebee Mortuary and Crematory, Iva Chapel is assisting the family with arrangements.