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Shirley Jean (Shaw) Mearing

April 21, 1935 — February 24, 2022

Paw Paw

Shirley Jean Mearing of Paw Paw, Michigan, passed away peacefully, Thursday, February 24, 2022, at the age of 86. She was the daughter of Richard Shaw and Virginia Wiley. She was a graduate of East Jackson High School, Jackson Michigan in 1954. She retired from Paw Paw Wine Distributers after many years of loyal service. She took great care and pride in the decorating of her home. Her love of flowers and angels was only overshadowed by her love of family and friends. Christmas decorating and spending time with family was always the highlight of her year. She was preceded in death by her husband of 47 years Robert G. Mearing. She is survived by four children, Doug (Cindy) Lammers, Cheryl Lammers, Dan (Julie) Lammers and Mike (Jenna) Mearing; five grandchildren, Kelsey (Greg Napp) and Kyle Lammers, Erin (Ethan Santangelo) and Allison Lammers, and Lydia Mearing; and one sister, Linda Mae Shaw.

Family and friends will visit on Tuesday, March 1, 2022, beginning at 10:00 a.m. at the Adams Funeral Home, 502 West Michigan Ave., Paw Paw. Funeral services will begin at 12:00 p.m. with Rev. Buddy Turner officiating. Burial will follow at Cuddeback Cemetery, Paw Paw.

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