Sechrest Funeral Service

1301 East Lexington Ave, High Point, NC


Charles Franklin Shaw

November 5, 1940August 13, 2020

Charles “Frank” Franklin Shaw, 79, passed away on Thursday, August 13, 2020. He was born on November 5, 1940 in Shallotte, NC to the late William and Effie Hewitt Shaw.

After military service in the United States Army, Frank worked many years with his father in the services station business. Later in life, he was a long haul truck driver. Frank was the original backyard mechanic and will be missed by all.

Frank is preceded in death by his mother and father; and sister, Ruth Long.

Frank is survived by his wife of 34 years, Betsy Cecil Shaw; son, John Nicholas Shaw; brothers, William J Shaw Jr and James Ellis Shaw; sister, Carol E Brad Shaw; and his first cousin, Ella Rae Inscoe.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made in Frank’s name to the High Point SPCA.

A private graveside service will be held for Frank at Silent Grove Cemetery in Supply, NC.

Online condolences for the Shaw family may be made at www.sechrestfunerals.com.


  • William J Shaw, Father (deceased)
  • Effie Hewitt Shaw, Mother (deceased)
  • Ruth Long, Sister (deceased)
  • Betsy Cecil Shaw, Wife
  • John Nicholas Shaw, Son
  • William J Shaw Jr., Brother
  • James Ellis Shaw, Brother
  • Carol E Brad Shaw, Sister
  • Ella Rae Inscoe, Cousin

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