William Orvin "Dub" Shows  ‎(I1082)‎
Given Names: William Orvin
Nickname: Dub
Surname: Shows

Gender: MaleMale
      

Birth: 13 February 1912 32 33
Death: 4 May 2009 ‎(Age 97)‎ Jonesboro, Jackson, Louisiana, USA

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Birth 13 February 1912 32 33


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Show Details Note: Mr. W.O. "Dub" Shows, age 97 of Jonesboro, died Monday, May 4, 2009 at Jackson Parish Hospital following a lengthy illness.
Visitation will be held 5:00 PM until 9:00 PM Tuesday, May 5, 2009 at Southern Funeral Home in Jonesboro. Graveside services will be held 10:00 AM Wednesday, May 6, 2009 at Ebenezer Cemetery near Jonesboro with Reverend Stanley Thrift officiating.

Mr. Shows is survived by daughters, Melba Jean Thrift of Jonesboro and Mary Ann Miller of Ruston; sister, Merlyne Blansett of Charlotte, NC; step-son, Jack Womack of Houma; step-daughter, Nita Toms of Winnfield; a host of grandchildren, great grandchildren, other relatives and friends. He was preceded in death by his wife, Nina Warren Shows; father, Hardy Shows; mother, Ida Raspberry Shows; sisters, Thera Odom, Lola Brooks, Carmalita Kelly and Willie Brown; brothers, Florice Shows, Elvis Shows and Coy Shows.

Pallbearers are Jeff Gaines, Jacob Gaines, Blake Gaines, Sammy Womack, David Noble, J.E. Womack and Jack Womack.

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Death 4 May 2009 ‎(Age 97)‎ Jonesboro, Jackson, Louisiana, USA

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Jackson Parish Hospital



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Funeral 6 May 2009 ‎(2 days after death)‎ Chatham, Jackson, Louisiana, USA
Address:
Ebenezer Cemetery

10:00 AM
Officiated by Rev. Stanley Thrift



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Burial Chatham, Jackson, Louisiana, USA
Cemetery: Ebenezer Cemetery


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Parents Family  (F325)
William Hardy Shows
1880 - 1931
Ida Lavenia Rasberry
1879 - 1951
Merlyne Shows
-
Velma Florice Shows
1904 - 1990
James Elvice "Eb" Shows
1906 - 1986
Thera Shows
1909 - 1931
Lola Shows
1910 - 1992
William Orvin "Dub" Shows
1912 - 2009
Willie Mabel Shows
1914 - 1994
Coy Colvin Shows
1917 - 2009
Carmeleta "Tommie" Shows
1921 - 1993

Immediate Family  (F342)
Nina Warren
1917 - 2002
Melba Jean Shows
-
Mary Ann Shows
-


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Obituary Mr. W.O. "Dub" Shows, age 97 of Jonesboro, died Monday, May 4, 2009 at Jackson Parish Hospital following a lengthy illness.

Visitation will be held 5:00 PM until 9:00 PM Tuesday, May 5, 2009 at Southern Funeral Home in Jonesboro. Graveside services will be held 10:00 AM Wednesday, May 6, 2009 at Ebenezer Cemetery near Jonesboro with Reverend Stanley Thrift officiating.

Mr. Shows is survived by daughters, Melba Jean Thrift of Jonesboro and Mary Ann Miller of Ruston; sister, Merlyne Blansett of Charlotte, NC; step-son, Jack Womack of Houma; step-daughter, Nita Toms of Winnfield; a host of grandchildren, great grandchildren, other relatives and friends. He was preceded in death by his wife, Nina Warren Shows; father, Hardy Shows; mother, Ida Raspberry Shows; sisters, Thera Odom, Lola Brooks, Carmalita Kelly and Willie Brown; brothers, Florice Shows, Elvis Shows and Coy Shows.

Pallbearers are Jeff Gaines, Jacob Gaines, Blake Gaines, Sammy Womack, David Noble, J.E. Womack and Jack Womack.

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Family with Parents
Father
William Hardy Shows ‎(I1026)‎
Birth 1880 17 16 Jackson, Louisiana, USA
Death 21 March 1931 ‎(Age 51)‎ Jonesboro, Jackson, Louisiana, USA
-1 year
Mother
 
Ida Lavenia Rasberry ‎(I1027)‎
Birth 1879 Farmerville, Union, Louisiana, USA
Death 28 February 1951 ‎(Age 72)‎ Jonesboro, Jackson, Louisiana, USA
#1
Sister (Birth)
#2
Brother (Birth)
Velma Florice Shows ‎(I1088)‎
Birth 20 July 1904 24 25 Jackson, Louisiana, USA
Death 13 June 1990 ‎(Age 85)‎ Shreveport, Caddo, Louisiana, USA
2 years
#3
Brother (Birth)
James Elvice "Eb" Shows ‎(I1089)‎
Birth 17 September 1906 26 27 Jackson, Louisiana, USA
Death 10 June 1986 ‎(Age 79)‎ Jackson, Louisiana, USA
2 years
#4
Sister (Birth)
Thera Shows ‎(I1084)‎
Birth 1909 29 30
Death 29 March 1931 ‎(Age 22)‎ Jackson, Louisiana, USA
16 months
#5
Sister (Birth)
Lola Shows ‎(I1085)‎
Birth 5 May 1910 30 31 Jackson, Louisiana, USA
Death 18 February 1992 ‎(Age 81)‎ Jonesboro, Jackson, Louisiana, USA
2 years
#6
William Orvin "Dub" Shows ‎(I1082)‎
Birth 13 February 1912 32 33
Death 4 May 2009 ‎(Age 97)‎ Jonesboro, Jackson, Louisiana, USA
2 years
#7
Sister (Birth)
Willie Mabel Shows ‎(I1087)‎
Birth 5 March 1914 34 35 Jackson, Louisiana, USA
Death 1 January 1994 ‎(Age 79)‎
3 years
#8
Brother (Birth)
Coy Colvin Shows ‎(I1090)‎
Birth 13 April 1917 37 38 Jackson, Louisiana, USA
Death 18 April 2009 ‎(Age 92)‎ Winnfield, Winn, Louisiana, USA
4 years
#9
Sister (Birth)
Carmeleta "Tommie" Shows ‎(I1086)‎
Birth 18 January 1921 41 42 Jackson, Louisiana, USA
Death 20 June 1993 ‎(Age 72)‎ Winnfield, Winn, Louisiana, USA
Family with Nina Warren
William Orvin "Dub" Shows ‎(I1082)‎
Birth 13 February 1912 32 33
Death 4 May 2009 ‎(Age 97)‎ Jonesboro, Jackson, Louisiana, USA
6 years
Wife
 
Nina Warren ‎(I1083)‎
Birth 31 October 1917
Death 3 April 2002 ‎(Age 84)‎ Ruston, Lincoln, Louisiana, USA
#1
Daughter (Birth)
#2
Daughter (Birth)