Harry David Shaw

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Harry David Shaw

June 08, 1940 - March 06, 2019

Harry David Shaw Harry David Shaw, 78, of Fairmont passed away on Wednesday, March 6, 2019 at Fairmont Health & Rehabilitation Center, surrounded by his family. He was born on June 8, 1940 in Fairmont, West Virginia; the son of the late Harry Luther Shaw and Nina Frances (Hawkins) Shaw.
David retired from Philips Lighting Company after 40 years of service. He was a member of the Fraternal Order of Eagles in Fairmont and attended Rose of Sharon Church. In his younger years, David enjoyed fast pitch softball. He was an avid Pittsburgh Steelers fan, a West Virginia Football and Basketball fan. David loved spending time with his family and friends. He enjoyed the outdoors and especially trout fishing.
David is survived by his son, Michael David Shaw and his wife, Tami of Fairview; his daughter, Shelly Corwin of Fairmont; five grandchildren, Brandon Michael Shaw and his wife, Frannie, Jacob Ryan Shaw, Mackenzie Nekol Shaw, Seth Douglas Corwin and Kelsey Elaine Corwin and her fiancée, Jonathon Halpenny; five great grandchildren; a brother, Lloyd Eddie Shaw of Fairmont; two sister, Janet Clelland and her husband, Mike of Fairmont and Nieta Stewart of Fairmont; several nieces and nephews.
In addition to his parents, David was preceded in death by his wife of 33 years, Elaine (Byard) Shaw, who passed away December 11, 1993; a brother-in-law, James Stewart.
Family and Friends will be received at the Carpenter & Ford Funeral Home, 209 Merchant Street, Fairmont on Thursday from 5:00 - 8:00 pm, and on Friday from 1:00 - 8:00 pm, and on Saturday from 10:00 -11:00 am. Funeral service will be held at the funeral home on Saturday, March 9, 2019 at 11:00 am with Pastor Rex Musgrove, officiating. Interment will follow at Mt. Zion Cemetery.
Online Condolences and memories may be shared with the Shaw Family at www.carpenterandford.com.
Published on March 6, 2019
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4 posts

Roger and Linda Saurborn
Mar 10, 2019
Shelley and family, We are so sorry for your loss. Prayers to all.
Dianne and Bobby Welch
Mar 07, 2019
Was so sorry to see his name in the paper worked with him and Janet for decades.Would be there, but Bob had that stroke and we don't go any where except Dr. and walmart once a week. Saw Dave last at Health Plex. He had lots of friends and was a super guy.
Richard & Donna(Reeves) Boyce
Mar 07, 2019
Many good memories with Dave, cheering on the Mountaineers. Sorry for your loss, he will be missed.
Eugene & Glenda Watkins
Mar 06, 2019
So sorry about loss. Our thoughts & prayers are with you all.