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Visitation

Rex Presbyterian Church Fellowship Hall
Monday January 20th, 2014
1:00pm - 2:00pm

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Visitation

Rex Presbyterian Church Fellowship Hall
Monday January 20th, 2014
1:00pm - 2:00pm

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Graveside Service

Rex Presbyterian Church Cemetery
Monday January 20th, 2014
2:00pm

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Graveside Service

Rex Presbyterian Church Cemetery
Monday January 20th, 2014
2:00pm

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Benjamin Shaw, Jr.

Benjamin "Franklin" Shaw, Jr., 78, of Rex, NC died Friday January 17, 2014 in his home with his family at his side. A Graveside Service is scheduled for Monday January 20, 2014 at 2:00 PM in Rex Presbyterian Church Cemetery, with a visitation in the Church Fellowship Hall one hour prior to the service and at other times at the home at 2318 Shaw Road. He was born April 15, 1935 to his loving parents, the late Ben and Pocahontas Shaw. He worked with Milliken in Red Springs for 30 years and with the Robeson County Water Department for 22 years. He is survived by his wife of 60 years Ethelene Johnson Shaw; daughters, Carmen Tumelson and her husband Terry and Jane McNeill and her husband David; grandchildren, Margaret Carlene Finley, Joseph Franklin Shaw, Kimberly Jane McNeill, Mitchell David McNeill and Karrie Elizabeth Tumelson. Online condolences may be made at www.mcneillmackiefuneralhome.com Memorial contributions may be to Rex Presbyterian Church Cemetery Fund, care of Joseph Shaw, 2325 Shaw Rd., St. Pauls, NC 28384; Caring Voice Coalition, Inc., 8249 Meadowbridge Rd., Mechanicsville, VA 23116; or FirstHealth of the Carolinas, Inc., Attn: Cancer Support Services, PO Box 3000, Pinehurst, NC 28374, in lieu of flowers. Arrangements by McNeill Mackie Funeral Home of St. Pauls.

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Guestbook

Dear Jane, I was saddened to hear of the passing of your father.I have such fond memories of him and the times I visited in your home.May his memory give you strength and comfort. Love, Shreita Taylor Powers

Shreita Taylor Powers Jan 23 2014 12:00 AM

We are so sorry about your Dad, Jane.You and your family are in our thoughts and prayers. With love in Christ, Heck, Susan, Carolyn and Grace Furmage.

Susan Furmage Jan 20 2014 12:00 AM

Dear Ethelene and Family: We are so grateful that we had the opportunity to visit with you and Franklin recently. His firm handshake, his smile and telling us he was okay, was typical of Franklin. He put us at ease, despite what he was up against. You are in our thoughts. Tom and Martha Goff

Tom and Martha Goff Jan 19 2014 12:00 AM

Mary Elizabeth and I are so sorry to learn about the passing of Franklin. I know that he will be missed by your family, but also in the community especially at Rex Church that he loved so much. Sorry we can't be there in person, but we will in spirit.Love, Paul and Mary Elizabeth Councilman

Mr. and Mrs. Paul Councilman Jan 19 2014 12:00 AM