OBITUARY

Robert Shows

July 7, 1944April 28, 2013

Robert Duran Shows, 68, passed from this life Sunday, April 28, 2013 at the V.A. Medical Center, Jackson.

Visitation will be 5:00-8:00pm, Tuesday, April 30, 2013 at Baldwin-Lee Funeral Home in Pearl. Funeral services are 10:00am Wednesday, May 1, 2013 in the funeral home chapel with interment in the Shields Cemetery, Richland.

He was born July 7, 1944 in Magee, a son of the late Martin Felton Shows and Lola Mae (Jones) Shows, and grandson of the late James Rufus Lonzo Shows and Frances Elizabeth (Jones) Shows and Woodie Junior Jones and Bilzy Magnola (Cooper) Jones.

In addition to his parents and grandparents, he was preceded in death by his older brother, Martin Venson Shows, and an infant brother.

Survivors include brother, James Vernon Shows and wife LaRue of Gloster; wife, Dianne Mulkey Shows of Simpson Co.; step-son, Lee Weeks of Simpson Co.; step-daughter, Gretta (Loppnow) Banks of Illinois; and several nieces and nephews.

Services

  • Visitation Tuesday, April 30, 2013
  • Funeral Service Wednesday, May 1, 2013
REMEMBERING

Robert Shows

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April 30, 2013

I'm so sorry to hear about Uncle Bob's passing. Was one of the sweetest men I ever had the pleasure of meeting and he will forever hold a special place in my heart. His smile and ever giving spirit will be truly missed. Prayers for your family during this time.

Holly Shows May

April 30, 2013

Uncle you will be deeply missed.Your soft voice and laughter will never be forgotten.Thanks for the friendship you showed me.RIP my friend.

April 29, 2013

To the family of Robert Shows; I truly do sympathize with you over the loss of your loved one. Please be comforted by the fact that "God comforts all the mourning ones" (Isaiah 61:2)

April 29, 2013

God is near to those that are broken at heart and those crushed in spirit he saves. God will sustain you and help you to endure.

Charley Edwards

April 29, 2013

Sorry to hear about Robert. He was my 2nd cousin 1x removed.

Charley Martin Edwards

The Staff of Baldwin-Lee Funeral Home

April 28, 2013

Offering our deepest condolences during this difficult time.

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