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Irene Shaw, Edmonton, KY (d. Feb. 5, 2012)

She was a member of a large, respected Metcalfe County, KY, family

Irene Shaw age 86 of Edmonton, KY, died Sunday February 5, 2012 at the Metcalfe County Health Care, Edmonton, KY.

Funeral services will be 1pmCT, Tuesday. February 7, 2012, at the Butler Funeral Home, 201 East Street, Edmonton, KY, with burial in the Summer Shade Cemetery. Visitation will be 4pm-8pmCT, Monday, February at the funeral home.

She was the daughter of the late Andy Lucian and Maggie Lee Gibson Firkins.

She is survived by the following:
    Three grandsons: Glenn Edward Shaw, Stevie Shaw, Teddy Ray Shaw, Edmonton, KY
  • Two great grandchildren: Rachel Shaw, Tiffany Shaw, Edmonton, KY

  • One brother: Lonnie Firkins, Edmonton, KY,

  • Three sisters: Rae Gilpin, Mae Edwards, both of Edmonton, KY; and Elizabeth Tabor of Jamestown, KY

  • Half sister: Josephine Harper of Edmonton, KY
Besides her parents she was preceded in death by husband Buck Shaw, son Lonnie Edward Shaw, two brothers, Ovie and Otis Firkins'; four sisters Marine Firkins, Maxine Pennington, Christine Firkins, Pauline Firkins; and one great grandson, T.R. Shaw.

Butler Funeral Home, 201 East Street, Edmonton, Ky, in charge of arrangements.

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