George Norris Shields

george shields

George Norris Shields, 89 of 1348 River Road, died Wednesday, July 20, 2011 at his residence.
Graveside service will be held 11 AM, Saturday, July 23, 2011 at Fair Promise United Methodist Church Cemetery with the Reverend Jonathan Mills and Reverend Robert Kidd officiating.
Mr. Shields was a farmer. He loved the land and lived his whole life in the same place. His parents, Fred and Mollie Paschal Shields, preceded him in death.
Mr. Shields is survived by his wife of 69 years, Mary, of the home, daughters: Besty Brewer and husband Bob, of Greensboro and Jo Duckworth and husband Tom, of Siler City, five grandchildren and 10 great grandchildren.
The family will receive friends after the service in the fellowship hall of the church.
Memorials may be made to Fair Promise United Methodist Church, 192 Glendon Carthage Road, Glendon, NC 27252.
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Kennedy Funeral Home is serving the Shields family.

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  1. Jo and Zach,
    We wanted to let you know that we are thinking of you during this hard time. It has been a long struggle, but we pray that God will give you strength and peace.
    We love you,
    Lisa O’Connor and Beverly Buckner

  2. Thinking of you all during this time. I pray that GOD gives you the strength that you need now and in the days ahead!!!!

  3. We want to express our sympathies to the Shields family for the loss of your beloved George. Words cannot express the pain and sorrow you are experiencing. God’s word the Bible provides the greatest comfort all to your family during this time of grief. Th

  4. Your parents were such an integrated part of our childhood. They, along with the other Aunts and Uncles taught us so much about family and love and caring for others. Your Dad was a fine man, and I know you will miss him. My prayers are with you.

  5. Betsy and Linda Jo – I am so sorry to hear about your father’s passing. My thoughts and prayers are with you.

  6. Betsy and Linda Jo – I am so sorry to hear about your father’s passing. My thoughts and prayers are with you.

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