|Birth: ||Aug. 10, 1988|
|Death: ||Jun. 17, 2011|
St. Louis City
-- Corey Ray Shaw, 22, passed away at 8:18 p.m. Friday, June 17, 2011, in St. Louis University Hospital.
Corey was a press operator at Continental Tire in Mount Vernon and he had been a member of the Du Quoin Fire Department since July 2010. He was a member of Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Du Quoin and the Coalbelt Fire Protection Association.
He was born Aug. 10, 1988, in Du Quoin, the son of Robert D. and Rosalyn (Short) Shaw.
Corey married Nichole Hoffner on May 30, 2009, in Du Quoin, and she survives.
He is survived by his wife of Du Quoin; daughter, Camryn Ray Shaw of Du Quoin; parents, Robert and Rosalyn Shaw of Du Quoin; sister, Megon Provart and husband, Sgt. Joseph Provart of the U.S. Marines in South Carolina; niece, Olivia Provart of South Carolina; paternal grandmother, Esther Keller and husband, Tom, of Du Quoin; paternal great-grandmother, Anna L. Shaw of Du Quoin; maternal grandmother, Marilyn Melvin of Du Quoin; maternal great-grandmother, Lois Bowlin of Du Quoin; his mother-in-law, Lori Evers Miller of Pinckneyville; three brothers-in-law, Nick Evers, Sage Evers and Seth Miller, all of Pinckneyville; Godmother, Robin Pascoe and Godfather, Al Martin and several aunts, uncles, cousins and friends.
His was preceded in death by son, Cayden Robert Shaw; paternal grandfather, Robert Shaw Sr.; paternal great-grandfather, Carl D. Shaw; and maternal great-grandfather, Amos Bowlin.
Services will be at 10 a.m. Wednesday, June 22, 2011, in Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Du Quoin, with Father Nick Junker officiating. Burial will be in Old Du Quoin Cemetery. Friends may call from 4 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, June 21, at Du Quoin Middle School on East Jackson Street in Du Quoin.
Friends may make memorials to an education fund for Camryn Ray Shaw and will be accepted at the funeral home.
Searby Funeral Home of Du Quoin is in charge of the arrangements.
Cayden Robert Shaw (2010 - 2010)*
Old Du Quoin Cemetery
Created by: Mary Holman
Record added: Jun 19, 2011
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