Mary "May-May" Joyce Shaw, 71, of Phenix City, Alabama passed away Wednesday, July 31, 2019 at Columbus Hospice House in Columbus, Georgia. Funeral services will be held Wednesday, August 7, 2019 at 12:00pm EST at Colonial Funeral Home with Pastor Brad McDaniel officiating. Interment will follow at Lakeview Memory Gardens in Phenix City, Alabama. The family will receive friends prior to the service Wednesday, August 7, 2019 from 11:00-12:00pm EST at Colonial Funeral Home.
May-May was born April 17, 1948 to the late Eull Chester Watford and Odell Courtney Watford in Columbus, Georgia. She graduated from Chattahoochee Valley Community College and went on to work as a bookkeeper at JTM Corporation. She was a charter member of New Beginnings Church, a paralegal, loved to shop for nice things, enjoyed reading and flower arranging. Other than her parents, she is preceded in death by her grandson, Joshua Weathers.
Surviving are her daughter, Sophia R. Weathers; son-in-law, Dennis Weathers; 2 sisters, Barbara Jackson and Peggy Horne; 3 grandchildren, Leslee Clark, Troy Weathers and Thomas Cagle; 5 great-grandchildren, Kaleb Clark, Layla Clark, Henry Cagle, Wyatt Cagle and Elli Cagle; former husband, Ronnie Shaw.