OBITUARY: Patsy Ruth Shaw


Patsy Ruth Shaw, age 92 of Gallatin, passed away on Monday, January 1, 2024.

Mrs. Shaw was born October 22, 1931 in Parsons, Kansas to the late Glenn Gullett and Pearl Morgan Gullett.

In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by husband, Gayle Shaw; brothers, Glenn Lavern Gullett, Verdis Gullett, Bill Gullett, Don Gullett, and Hollis Gullett; and sisters, Bonnie Jean King and Carol Ann Stotts.

She is survived by sons, Larry Shaw (Cindy) of Gallatin and Rod Shaw (Amanda) of Bowling Green, KY; daughter, Gail Mesler (Phil) of Gallatin; grandchildren, Erin Shaw, Brad Shaw, Bryson Shaw, Bret Shaw (Kayla), Logan Shaw (Emily), Dustin Mesler (Elaine), and Amanda Higginbotham; and great-grandchildren, Rory Shaw, Reid Shaw, Baylor Shaw, Hadley Shaw, Connor Mesler, Kiersten Mesler, Madison Higginbotham, and Jackson Higginbotham. Just like her faith, she kept her family close, loving all deeply and unconditionally.

Graveside Service will be Friday, January 5th at 2:00 p.m. at Gallatin Cemetery, with Bro. Doyle Farris officiating. Visitation will be Friday, January 5th from 11:00 a.m. until 1:30 p.m. at Sellars Family Heritage at Gallatin.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Gallatin Senior Citizens Center, 200 E. Franklin Street, Gallatin, TN 37066.

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