Terry Lee Shaw

January 20, 1947 ~ October 31, 2020 (age 73)


Terry Lee Shaw, age 73 of Chicago formerly of Osceolo, Arkansas, South Haven, Mississippi and Memphis, Tennessee passed away Saturday, October 31, 2020 at Northwestern Memorial Hospital, Chicago, Illinois. He was born January 20, 1947 in Osceola, Arkansas the only son of Minnie Shaw. He moved to Chicago at the age of ten and graduated Farragut High School, class of 1966. He excelled playing football in high school and played semi-pro football for 15 years after high school.  Terry was a professional driver working for 10 years with the United States Postal Service, 10 years as a private truck driver and 20 years with Greyhound Lines as a bus driver. He was a member of the masonic order and was a huge Dallas Cowboys fan. He also had a passion for riding Harley Davidson motorcycles.

Beloved father of Tricia Terri Shaw, Terry Lee "BINGO" Shaw and Darnell Chatman. Fond grandfather of LeShaquille Key, Tatyana Shaw, Chanel Shaw and Amaurie Carter. Great grandfather of Christian Adams, Lauryn "Princess" Key, Saint Laurent Key and DeShaun Shaw. Dear former husband and friend of Charlene Shaw and Gege Chatman. He also leaves to mourn  a host of loved ones, cousins and friends.

A balloon release will be held on his birthday January 20, 2121 3:00 P.M. at the family home at 1451 N. Latrobe Ave. Chicago.

Cremation rites were private.

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Balloon Release
January 20, 2021

3:00 PM
Family Residence
1451 N. Latrobe Avenue
Chicago, IL 60651

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