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Robert J. Shaver

Robert J. (Shorty) Shaver, 75, Lanesville, died Sunday, July 10, 2016, in New Albany.
Born March 7, 1941, in Simpsonville, Ky., he was the son of the late Charles and Belva Taylor Gant.
He retired from Invensys Ltd. and then worked for Bumper to Bumper.
Survivors include his wife of 57 years, the former Shirley Miles; three children, Sandy Watson, Chuck Shaver and Terri Gayhart; five siblings, Thomas, Lloyd and William Shaver, Charlene Ernst and Damon Gant; eight grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren.
Visitation: Thursday, July 14, from 1 to 8 p.m. and Friday, July 15, after 9 a.m. at Newcomer Funeral Home in New Albany.
Funeral: Friday, July 15, at 11 a.m. at the funeral home with burial in Wolfe Cemetery at Georgetown.