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Lou Shawver
1935 - 2016

Lou Shawver, 80, passed away Saturday, April 30, in Livingston.

Services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, at the Highland Cemetery Pavilion under the direction of Dutton Funeral Home.

Visitation will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday, at the funeral home.

Lou was born Oct. 20, 1935, to Marcus and Jessie (Sherman) Rogers. She married Mack Shawver in Dec. of 1974 and they lived in the Kamay and Iowa Park area during their 25 years of marriage. She worked at the Iowa Park Wal-Mart for 14 years. In 2007, Lou moved to Livingston to be closer to her daughter.

She was preceded in death by her parents; two brothers, Lloyd and Dennis; one sister, Violet; and her husband, Mack Shawver, Sr. who passed away in March of 2000.

Survivors include her two daughters, Deena Blankenship of Coldspring, and Balinda Ablia of Wichita Falls; two sons, Donald Stanford and David Stanford, both of Livingston; two sisters, Lola Robertson and Sharon Crnolatas, both of Missouri; numerous grandchildren; and great grandchildren.

The family suggest memorials be made to Harbor Hospice, 301 US-59 Loop S. Livingston, Texas 77351, or to Breast Cancer Awareness and Research.

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