November 14, 1951 ~ September 8, 2021

Born in: Glasgow, KY
Resided in: Glasgow, KY

Linda Faye Shaw, 69, of Glasgow, passed away Wednesday, September 8, 2021, at the T.J. Samson Community Hospital in Glasgow. She was born in Barren County, KY on November 14, 1951, to the late Omer Shugart and Jewell Matthews Shugart. Linda retired from the Barren County Board of Education, she was Cafeteria Manger or as she was sometime referred to as the “Lunch Lady”. She was married to Allen Palmore Shaw on January 2, 1968, until his passing, November 21, 2014. Linda was of the Baptist Faith.

Survivors include two daughters, Tina Staples (Tommy), and Angie South (Jody); grandchildren, Quentin Staples (Faith) of Louisville, Tyler Staples, Kalei Staples (Jacob Crain), Skylar Johnson (Lydia Costello), and Lexie Johnson all of Glasgow; one brother, Danny Shugart of Glasgow.

In addition to her parents and husband, she is preceded in death by one sister, Wanda Compton; three brothers, Charles, James, and Larry Shugart.

Funeral service will be 2:00pm Monday, September 13th at the A.F. Crow & Son Funeral Home with burial in the Neal Chapel Cemetery. Visitation will be on Monday from 10:00am until time for service at the funeral home.

The family asked that while at the visitation and the funeral service, mask be worn at all times.

A.F. Crow Funeral home is honored to be entrusted with the care of Mrs. Shaw. Please share your condolence with the family at

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  1. I’m so sorry for the loss of such a sweet lady. My thoughts and prayers are with you all.

  2. So sad to hear of Linda passing. We worked together many years at carhartt. She was a great person and friend

  3. We are so sorry to hear about Linda passing. She was a special lady. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all. God bless

  4. I met Linda while working at North Jackson school. She has always been a kind and giving person in the 3 years I’ve known her. Back in the summer, before the Covid days, she even had our 3 Custodians and a close friend, over to her home one day for a home cooked lunch! Just a snapshot of the kind of person she was. Gonna miss you, Linda.

  5. Linda was a wonderful friend. We worked together at North Jackson and quickly became friends. We traveled and made lots of memories together! I will always cherish our friendship and fun times together. I will miss Linda and praying for the family.

  6. Tina and Family I am so sorry for your loss. Linda was a sweetheart . My prayers are with you all. ❤️❤️🙏🙏

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