James Carl Shields 67, died Tuesday, August 2, 2016 at UNC Hospital, Chapel Hill.


Graveside services will be held at 11 AM, Thursday, August 4, 2016 at Acorn Ridge Baptist Church Cemetery, with Dr. John Williamson and Reverend Edwin Moore officiating.


James was born March 14, 1949, in Moore County. He was preceded in death by his parents, Mr and Mrs. Robert Shields, brothers: W. C. Shields, Frank Shields, Paul Shields; sisters: Laverne Shields Ritter, Vera Mae Shields Maness.


James is survived by brother: Clyde Shields; sister: Clara Louise Shields, of Robbins.


In lieu of flowers donations can be made to the Acorn Ridge Baptist Church cemetery fund, 288 Acorn Ridge Road, Robbins, NC 27325.


The body will lie in state at Kennedy Funeral Home from 6 to 8 PM, Wednesday, August 3, 2016.


Condolence may be made at pinesfunerals.com


Kennedy Funeral Home is serving the Shields family.


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  1. So sorry to hear about your brother.I worked his floor on 3rd shift at the nursing home.we all loved Mr shields.he will be dearly missed.

  2. I am deeply sorry for your loss. Words cannot express the loss of a loved one in death. Losing someone in death feels like a very unnatural thing and that’s because it is. Death is actually called ‘The last enemy’ at 1Corinthians 15:26. This means that Go

  3. I’m so sorry to hear about your loss. Death is never welcomed, but it seems to be something we all are accustomed too. Please be assured that the bible promises that God will soon undo death (Revelation 21:3,4) and he promises in John 5:28,29 to resurrect

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