Bobbie Russell Shaw, 78, of Effingham passed away at 12:25 p.m. Tuesday (June 9, 2009) at St. Anthony’s Hospital in Effingham.
Graveside services will be held at 12:00 p.m. Friday in the Stewardson Cemetery with Pastor Brandon Shull officiating. Visitation will be from 11:00 until service time at the Brummerstedt Funeral Home, Stewardson.
He was born November 18, 1930 in Cumberland County, the son of Donald L. and Floa Cox Shaw. He married Linda Sue Poe, October 12, 1974 in Sullivan.
He worked as a truck driver and in several factories in the area.
Surviving are his wife, Linda; sons, Raymond Shaw of Beecher City, Dale Shaw of Effingham and Marvin Shaw of Shelbyville; one granddaughter, three grandsons and one great-granddaughter.
He was preceded in death by his parents, an infant son and one brother.