Shaw Reeves, Cletis George

Cletis George Shaw Reeves, age 75 of Paducah, formerly of Toledo, OH passed away onSunday, August 11, 2019, 7:40 p.m. at Ray & Kay Eckstein Hospice Care Center.

He was member of Shiloh Baptist Church in Toledo, Ohio and self-employed as carpenter and brick layer.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Lawrence Shaw and Luella Miller Shaw, two daughters, Shareese Davis and Crystal Shackelford, one sister and four brothers.

He is survived by seven sons; Todd O’Neal of Alabama; Atticus Shaw of Detroit, MI; Robeen Wilson, Ashley Tucker, Angel A. Tucker, Desmond Roundtree all of Toledo, OH; Raymond Cobb of Paducah; eight daughters; Cletissa Shaw, Carla Stone, Lakeshia Banks, Jhenai Scott all of Toledo, OH; Alyssa Arnold of Paducah, LaShonda Banks, Atlanta, GA, Josette Reynolds, of Louisiana, Christina Davis Oliphant, Las Vegas, NV, fifty seven grandchildren; several great-grandchildren, two sisters; Mary Lanford of Toledo, OH; Delorice Turner of Texas, several nieces, nephews and cousins.

Funeral services are scheduled for Saturday, August 17, 2019, 1:00 p.m. at Washington Street Missionary Baptist Church with Rev. Samuel Hunter officiating. Burial will follow in Lacenter Cemetery in LaCenter, KY.

Friends may call at the church on Saturday from 11:00 a.m. until the funeral hour.

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Pettus Rowland Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Published 12:00 AM, Wednesday Aug. 14, 2019
Updated 04:44 PM, Thursday Aug. 15, 2019

Pettus-Rowland Funeral Home, Inc.
1229 Madison Street
Paducah, Kentucky



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