Carol (Nigh) Shaw(1957-2013)

Carol (Nigh) Shaw, age 55 of Hamilton, Ohio passed away at her residence on Thursday, May 9, 2013 at 12:25 PM, after an eight month battle with cancer. She was born in Bartlesville, Oklahoma on August 26, 1957 the daughter of Robert D. B. and Mae L. (Metcalf) Nigh. On October 6, 1984 in Bartlesville, Oklahoma she married Roger Shaw. Carol received her Bachelor's Degree in Accounting from Oklahoma Wesleyan University and was employed in various accounting positions at the Department of Energy and Phillips Petroleum, as well as clerk-treasurer for the Village of New Miami, Ohio. She was an active member of New Miami Wesleyan Church for 22 years, where she served as the pastor's wife, played piano, and worked with the Wesleyan Women. Carol loved music, animals, and traveling to 49 of the 50 states. She especially loved spending time in the Smokey Mountains where she and her husband have a log cabin.
She is survived by her husband, Rev. Roger Shaw and a daughter, Bethany Shaw, both of Hamilton. She was preceded in death by her parents.
A celebration of her life will be held at the New Miami Wesleyan Church, 67 Elliott Avenue, on Wednesday, May 15, 2013 at 10:00 AM with Rev. George Holley officiating. He will be assisted by Rev. Les Crossfield and Rev. Jeff Mansell. Visitation will be held at the Brown-Dawson-Flick Funeral Home, 1350 Millville Avenue, on Tuesday from 5:00 PM to 8:00 PM. There will also be a visitation at Smith Family Funeral Homes, 1333 East Center Street, Ithaca, Michigan on Friday from 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM followed by a short service and burial at North Star Cemetery.

Published in Examiner-Enterprise from May 12 to June 11, 2013