Originally created 08/28/00

Mrs. Ruth Shaw



NEW ELLENTON - Mrs. Ruth Honea Shaw, 79, died Friday, Aug. 26, 2000, at Carriage Hills Plantation, Aiken.

The funeral will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday at St. Paul United Methodist Church with the Rev. Randy Taylor officiating. Burial will be in the church cemetery.

Mrs. Shaw, a native of Boston, Ga., had retired as a clerk from DuPont and Savannah River Site. She was a member of St. Paul United Methodist Church.

Survivors include two daughters, Nancy Shaw Hufford, Woodbridge, Va., and Connie Shaw Powell, Ft. Worth, Texas; two brothers, David Hones, Las Vegas, and Thomas Hones, Los Angeles; and four grandchildren and one great-grandchild.

Honorary pallbearers will be members of Aiken County Council and Aging Lunch Program.

Memorials may be made to St. Paul United Methodist Church Building Fund, 600 Main St., New Ellenton, SC 29809.

Friends may call at George Funeral Home, Aiken, from 7 to 9 p.m. Tuesday.

The Augusta Chronicle Aug. 28, 2000