"Show me the manner in which a nation cares for it's dead and I will measure with mathmatical exactness the tender mercies of it's people, their respect for the laws of the land and their loyalty to high ideals."
Eugene Shaw, 76, widower of Patricia Ashley Shaw of Honea Path died Wednesday, February 6, 2019 at Regency Hospital.
Born in Anderson County, he was the son of the late U.C. Shaw and Grace Ables Caldwell. He served in the US Army, was a Mason with the Center Lodge #37 and was of Baptist faith.
Surviving are: brother, Charles Caldwell (Martha) of Hodges; granddaughter, Leslie Morgan Dial of Belton; 2 great grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his daughter Kristi Shaw Chandler; brothers, Roy Shaw and Larry Shaw and his grandson, Nicholas S. Chandler.
Graveside service will be held 1pm Friday at Garden of Memories Cemetery with Rev. Charles Caldwell officiating.
Memorials may be made to Regency Hospice.
Cox Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.