Obituary of Jim Shaw
James Henry "Jim or Pops" Shaw, age 94, of Asheboro died Friday, October 8, 2021 at Randolph Hospice House, Asheboro.
The family will receive friends Thursday, October 14, 2021, from 10:30 AM-12:00 PM at Pugh Funeral Home, 437 Sunset Avenue, Asheboro, NC. The Graveside Service will follow at 2:00 PM in Parklawn Cemetery, 2730 Peters Creek Parkway, Winston Salem, NC.
Jim was born May 6, 1927, the son of Jesse Edgar and Alice Voncannon Shaw. He was a native of Montgomery County and a US Navy Veteran of the WWII and Korean era. Early in his life he worked for Colonial Grocery Stores and taught butchering classes at Randolph Community College. He was an auctioneer, accomplished pianist and retired from Eveready Battery Manufacturing of Asheboro. He enjoyed life and was still active up to the end, he will be greatly missed. He is preceded in death by his daughter: Rhonda Shaw Lawrence.
He is survived by sons: Rick Shaw of Asheboro, NC, Bruce (Judy) Shaw of Holden Beach, NC, Brian (Annette) Shaw of Holden Beach, NC and stepsons: Phillip, David and Mark Tamer; former wife: Doris Shaw Pitts of Holden Beach, NC; 5 grandchildren and 6 great grandchildren.
Online condolences may be made at www.pughfduneralhome.com.