Brenda L. Shaw, the daughter of Everett Reed and Deloris Marie (Shiveley) Shaw, was born on December 8, 1958, in Fairfax, Missouri. Brenda attended Rock Port High School, Rock Port, Missouri, graduating in 1977.

On January 13, 1990, Brenda was united in marriage to Stephen Shaw. The couple made their home in Rock Port since 1992.

Brenda was employed as a cook by Pleasant View Nursing Home, Rock Port, and Tarkio Rehabilitation and Health Care, Tarkio, Missouri. Brenda enjoyed making crafts and helping Steve create wooden yard art for flea markets.

Brenda was a member of The Church of God, Tarkio. When Brenda’s health allowed, she enjoyed spending time with her nieces and nephew. Brenda passed away Monday, September 7, 2020, at Pleasant View Nursing Home, Rock Port, at the age of 61.

Brenda is preceded in death by her father, Everett, and stepdaughter, Peggy Shaw. Survivors include husband, Stephen Shaw, Rock Port; siblings, Rick (Lori) Shaw, Rock Port, Mary Rouse, Watson, Missouri, and Fred Rouse, Rock Port, Albert Shaw, Fairfax, and Barton Shaw, Rock Port; mother, Deloris Shaw, Tarkio; nieces, Mandy, Amber, and Kara, and nephew, Andy; numerous aunts, uncles, and cousins; close family friend, James Phillips; and her precious puppy dog, Corby.

A funeral service was held Saturday, September 12, 2020, at Minter Funeral Chapel, Rock Port, conducted by Pastor Beau Armstrong. Interment was at Elmwood Cemetery, Rock Port. Memorials may be directed to Brenda Shaw Memorial Fund for final expenses.  Online obituaries and condolences at Services were under the direction of Minter Funeral Chapel, Rock Port.