McCracken County, Kentucky Sheriff's Deputy Chad Shaw passes away, funeral arrangements announced


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UPDATE (4:02 p.m.) - The McCracken County Sheriff's Department announced funeral arrangements for Deputy Chad Shaw Thursday.

Public visitation is scheduled to begin at 3:00PM Saturday August 10th, and will conclude at 9:00PM at the McCracken County High School gymnasium located at 6530 US Hwy 60 West, in McCracken County.

Per the family's request, there will be a private funeral service on Sunday.

Expressions of sympathy can be made in Deputy Shaw's name to the Community Christian Academy located at 110 Lebanon Church Road Paducah, Ky 42003.

Milner and Orr Funeral Home is charge of the arrangements.

Earlier story:

MCCRACKEN COUNTY, Ky. - The McCracken County Sheriff's Department is mourning the death of one of its deputies.

The sheriff says Deputy Chad Shaw collapsed at Community Christian Academy Tuesday where he was helping the staff prepare for the new school year.

He was taken to Baptist Health Paducah where he passed away a short time later.

He leaves behind his wife and two daughters, ages 7 and 8.

Chad Shaw was 47-years old.