Peaceful 09

James E Shaw

May 24, 2021


Life is not measured by the number of breath we take but by the moments that take our breath away

Bro. James Confessed Christ at an early age and joined the Mt. Pleasant Baptist Church and later joined the Providence Missionary Baptist Church in Marion, Alabama where he remained until death.

James was known for his love of singing he was a member of the mass choir and he lead songs in the Male Chorus.

James was preceded in death by his father Lester Shaw; a son, Edward Antoine Johnson-Shaw; a brother, Bobby Lee Shaw and a sister Dorothy Jean Shaw.

James moved from earth to eternal life on Monday, May 24, 2021.  he leaves to mourn his untimely passing, a wife Mattie Johnson-Shaw of 50 years.  A loving and devoted mother Mary Shaw; children, Shewana,  Dianne (Lloyd), Gloria (Steven), Sherita, Lolitha, Anita Ann, Marcus (Ella), Antonia (Ana); Dorothy Mae Whitsett, David (Diane) Shaw, and Harrison Shaw, a host of Grands, nieces, nephews, family and friends


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May 28, 2021

1:30 PM to 5:00 PM
Melvin Miller Funeral Service
302 Pickens St
Marion, Alabama 36756

Celebration of Life
May 29, 2021

11:00 AM
Providence Baptist Church
206 Highway 14 E
Marion, AL 36756

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