Obituary for Benny Garland Shaw

Jun 30, 2019

A Respected Member of the Community

It is with profound sadness and heavy hearts that we announce the passing of Benny Garland Shaw, a beloved member of our community. Benny was a person of great integrity and compassion, leaving an indelible mark on the lives of those who had the privilege of knowing him. We at Richardson Law Firm PC offer our deepest condolences to his family and friends during this difficult time.

A Life Well-Lived

Benny Garland Shaw was born on January 10, 1950, in the city of Chesterfield. He grew up in a close-knit family and quickly developed a reputation for his kindness and determination. Benny pursued a career in law, driven by his desire to make a positive difference in the lives of others.

After graduating with honors from Chesterfield University Law School, Benny joined Richardson Law Firm PC, where he dedicated over 30 years of his life to serving the community. Known for his sharp legal mind and unwavering dedication to justice, Benny became a highly respected figure among his colleagues and clients.

A Legacy of Compassion and Justice

Throughout his career, Benny Garland Shaw played a pivotal role in many significant legal cases. His exceptional courtroom skills and sincere commitment to ensuring fair outcomes earned him the admiration and trust of both clients and fellow attorneys. Benny's clients always knew they had an advocate who would fight tirelessly for their rights.

Beyond his professional achievements, Benny was known for his genuine compassion and willingness to help others. He actively engaged in pro bono work, offering his legal expertise to those who couldn't afford legal representation. Benny believed that everyone deserved access to justice, regardless of their financial circumstances.

Remembering Benny Garland Shaw

Benny's impact extended far beyond the walls of the courtroom. He had a genuine love for his community and was involved in various philanthropic endeavors. Whether it was organizing fundraisers for local charities or volunteering at community centers, Benny sought to make a positive difference in the lives of those around him.

Aside from his professional and philanthropic pursuits, Benny enjoyed spending time with his family, particularly his children and grandchildren. He was an avid reader, lover of classical music, and an advocate for environmental conservation. Benny believed in preserving the beauty of nature for future generations and actively supported local environmental initiatives.

Legal Support during Difficult Times

At Richardson Law Firm PC, we understand that losing a loved one is an incredibly challenging and emotionally draining experience. Our experienced team of attorneys is here to provide compassionate legal counsel and support during this difficult time.

We specialize in assisting families in matters such as estate planning, probate, and wills, ensuring that your loved one's final wishes are respected. Our attorneys are well-versed in the complex legal procedures that arise after the passing of a family member and will guide you through every step of the process with care and expertise.

Richardson Law Firm PC is dedicated to upholding Benny Garland Shaw's legacy of justice and compassion. We honor his memory by continuing to provide excellent legal support to our community. If you require legal assistance, please do not hesitate to reach out to our team. We are here to help.


Benny Garland Shaw will be dearly missed by all who had the privilege of knowing him. His legacy lives on through his remarkable dedication to both the law and his community. Richardson Law Firm PC stands ready to assist anyone in need of legal support during these challenging times. We extend our heartfelt condolences to Benny's family and friends and remain committed to upholding his values of justice and compassion.