Linda Vaughan Shaw, 67, passed away peacefully at her home on July 10, 2013. Linda was born in Durham County on June17, 1946 to the late Charles Sherwood Vaughan and Ora Mae Faison Vaughan. Her mother preceded her in death on July 6, 2013. Linda was a retired teacher receiving her Master of Arts in Teaching. She taught English for 41 years and most recently at Hoggard High School and Cape Fear Community College. After she retired she continued to teach at the Cape Fear Literacy Council.
A service to celebrate Linda’s life will be held with her mother’s at 1:00 pm on July 13, 2013 in L. Harold Poole Funeral Service Chapel, 944 Old Knight Road, Knightdale, NC 27545 with Reverend George Pullium officiating. Burial will be alongside her mother on the Faison Plot, Central Baptist Church, Poole Road, Wendell, NC 27591.
Surviving are her son: Kenneth Charles “Casey” Shaw and wife, Martha of Chesapeake, Va. ; a host of special cousins and friends.
Special thanks to the ladies at Martha’s Adult Care, especially Jeannie and Lubi.
In lieu of flowers, Linda had requested donations be made to the Cape Fear Literacy Council, 1012 S. 17th Street, Wilmington, NC 28412.
Condolences to the family may be sent to poolefuneral.com under Obituaries.