Mildred Faye Shaw

February 3, 1938April 10, 2018

Services for Mildred Faye Shaw, 80, of Canton, are scheduled for 2 pm Saturday, April 14, 2018, at the Eubank Funeral Home Chapel with Bro. Mike Stone and Bro. Lynn Mullins officiating.

Mrs. Shaw passed away April 10, 2018 at her home. She was born February 3, 1938 in Dallas, TX to John and Winona Helen Kilgore Abney.

Mildred was a Baptist by faith. She grew up and lived in Dallas in the Fair Park area for many years. She worked for insurance companies for many years. She and her husband moved to Canton in 1994 and worked for Sensible Dentistry until she retired in 2012. Mildred enjoyed watching TV, playing board games, Forty-two, poker with family, and reading romance novels. She loved musicals and was a big fan of Tom Selleck and James Garner. Mildred was one of the most tender-hearted people you would ever meet.

Mrs. Shaw is preceded in death by her husband, Gerald Shaw. She is survived by her son, Robert Shaw of Canton and her sister and brother-in-law, Patricia and Sonny Holmes of Galveston.

Visitation will be 6-8 pm Friday at the funeral home. Interment will be in High Cemetery.


  • Gerald Shaw, Husband
  • John Abney, Father
  • Winona Helen Kilgore Abney, Mother
  • Robert Colvin Shaw, Son
  • Patricia and Sonny Holmes, Sister


  • Visitation Friday, April 13, 2018
  • Funeral Service Saturday, April 14, 2018

Mildred Faye Shaw

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Alison Shelton

April 13, 2018

Just want to share my feelings of being honored and blessed by the gift of knowing Millie. Although our time was short, we had many good times with laughter, hard work, and wonderful visits. You will be missed dearly and loved always.


bess scallons

April 12, 2018

Cornbread dressing
Robert ,when folks discovered, your dad and mom,were great making cornbread dressing,,They were keep busy supplying
get togethers, with dressing. Mildred made a great carrot cake,which was very much enjoyed, Mildred didn;t want choclate covered cherrys,for a gift,she wanted a real present,one that had been well planned.. Millie you were one of a Kind .

B. Scallons

Sunday Olsson

April 12, 2018

Im so sorry to hear about your mom.
Will keep you in my prayers.
I worked with Millie at Dr. Hoot's office.
Millie,Marti and I would sometimes go to tyler to see plays at the Civic center.
On the way home we always stopped for ice cream at the DQ.
Sweet memories of two sweet friends.