Marianne G. Shaw, age 82, passed away in Globe, Arizona, on Nov. 6, 2023. She lived in Arizona for 59 years. She was the daughter of James P. Mathews and Nell Rose Lundsford.
Marianne was a homemaker who enjoyed quilting, piano, cooking, singing, listening to gospel music and helping others. She was very active in a multitude of activities including karate, yoga, kickboxing, belly dancing, running and various other physical activities. In her younger years she enjoyed hiking, bicycling, jogging, archery, arts and crafts, painting and physical fitness activities. She enjoyed life to the fullest! Her favorite hobby, though, was caring for her family.
She is survived by her son Richard Shaw and family, son Stephen Shaw and family, daughter Darla Bradford and family, daughter Deborah Packer, daughter Elizabeth Hurtado, and a multitude of grandchildren and great-grandchildren. She is preceded in death by her son David P. Shaw and her husband Jerry J. Shaw.
Marianne was a very loving and caring mother, wife, and person. She was the apple of our father’s eye, and they were married for nearly 55 years before he passed away in 2018. She was an inspiration to a great number of people, and she will be dearly missed.
Funeral Services were held on Saturday, Nov. 11, 2023, at 11 a.m., at Trinity Baptist Church in Globe, Arizona.
Interment followed at Globe Cemetery.
Assisting the family: Lamont Mortuary of Globe.