Joshua Craig Shaw

1982-2017

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QUITMAN-A service to honor and celebrate the life of Joshua Craig Shaw was held Saturday, November 11 at Beaty Funeral Home in Winnsboro.

Mr. Shaw died November 2, 2017, in Fate, Texas. He was born May 15, 1982 in Archer City to Danny and Theresa Shaw. He joined the Navy in 2001 and became an E6 Petty Officer First Class during the six years he served. His duty was as an electronics technician aboard the USS Annapolis where he completed multiple combat tours. After his naval service he joined L3 Communications.

He is survived by his parents, Theresa and Danny Shaw of Quitman; sister, Brea Eitel, Allen; daughter, Alexis Shaw, Fate; maternal grandmother, Patricia Kimberling, Quitman; paternal grandparents, Sarah and Dan Corliss of Eastland and numerous other relatives.

The family requests that in lieu of flowers, consider a memorial offering to any organization providing services to our veterans suffering from post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD).