Donald Shadron, 78, of Camden County, GA, passed away Friday, November 24, 2017 at Southeast Georgia Health System in Brunswick.
Born December 3, 1938 in Baxley, GA, he was the son of the late James Earl Shadron, Sr., and the late Mildred Beecher Shadron. He was also preceded in death by a sister, Jerri Jackson.
Don had been a resident of Camden County for the past 35 years. He was a graduate of Glynn Academy High School in Brunswick and a Pitcher with the Pittsburgh Pirates for 2 years. Don retired with Gilman Paper Company after 42 years of service. He was a member of the First Baptist Church of St. Marys.
The family will be receiving friends on Tuesday, November 28, 2017, from 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm.
Graveside services will be held on Wednesday, November 29th at 11:00 am at Oak Grove Cemetery in St. Marys.
Survivors include his loving wife of 57 years, Sue Shadron of Brunswick; son, Steve Shadron (Jean) of Myrtle Beach, SC; daughter, Susan Larochelle (Mike) of Griswold, CT; brothers, James Shadron and Billy Shadron both of Brunswick; sisters, Nell Crosby and Joy Moore both of Brunswick; grandchildren, Julie Browning, Stevie Shadron, Jason Shadron; great grandchildren, Haylie Browning, Blake Browning, Mayson Shadron, and Cameron Shadron, several nieces and nephews.
Allison Memorial Chapel and Funeral Home of St. Marys is in charge of arrangements.