Kate Glenn Shields

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Kate Glenn Shields, 80, of Robbins, passed peacefully away at her home on Tuesday, February 7, 2023.

Kate had a passion for Duke Basketball and NASCAR.  She enjoyed  crocheting, had an extreme “Sweet Tooth” and a deep love for all her grandchildren. She was a daughter of the late Otis Herman Glenn, Sr. and Cassie Allred Glenn and was preceded in death by husband: Frank Shields; daughter: Amy Moore; son: Ritchie Shields; brothers: Otis Glenn Jr. (BigO), Hal Ray Glenn (Tootie).

Kate is survived by daughter: Frankie Shields Mabe, of Seagrove; sisters: Ann Pruitt, of Greensboro, Ellen Cheek, of Georgia; special aunt: Betty Craig, of Robbins; grandchildren: Brandon Bibey (Tara),  Matthew Bibey (Tina), Kori Bales (Chris), Melissa Clendenin (Caleb), April Grant (Chris); great grandchildren: Kolbi, Aurea, Hope, Max, Branson, Calissa, Nick, Ashlee, Nate, Stormy, Jeffrey, Tamiana, Gage;  great great grandchildren: Madalyn, Bridger, Brenner, Coy; many nieces, nephews and friends.

Ms. Kate’s request was for the family to have a private service to Celebrate her Life.

Memorial may be made to Robbins First Baptist Church, P O Box 400, Robbins, NC 27325.

Kennedy Funeral Home is serving the Shields family.

Condolences on line at pinesfunerals.com

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  1. My sympathies to the family.Only met her one time at Pine lake while visiting my aunt.She was very sweet and we talked for a little while.I think she was going home the next day.Praying for the family.

  2. Kate was such a sweetheart!! She will be missed by many but I know she is happy today! She is with Frank, Amy, and Ritchie❤️ Love you Frankie❤️

    Mark and Tina

  3. Kate was such a sweet lady loved her so much we would talk and talk about life , family. She will truly be missed at NMFP Frankie praying for your loss, Love, Nancy Brown

  4. Dear Frankie,
    You have had souch loss on this earth….I am so so sorry! Prayers for you as you walk through this difficult time

  5. Please accept our sincere sympathy. We’re so sorry for your loss. Our prayers are for comfort and peace for the family.

  6. Frankie and family, so sorry to hear about Kate. We are thinking of you all sending our condolences. Kate was a sweet, kind person and will be missed for sure.

  7. So sorry for your loss. I loved Kate. We sat together at church and we had some precious long talks after church. She will be missed. Prayers and love to you all!

  8. So sad to hear of Kate’s passing. Prayers to all her family. We grew up together. RIP I will see you again some day!

  9. Frankie and family, I am grieved for you all in the loss of Kate. A kind, caring friend always concerned about others. My friend in the gym and in life always encouraging me to strive for the best. I will miss that. She loved her family and stood strong in tragedy. I admired that about her. She will be missed. May God cradle you all in His loving arms in your grief and in the days to come. We love you. Kim and Bruce Williams

  10. Frankie and family. I am so very sorry. You and your family have suffered so much grief. Your Mom was such a nice sweet lady. She was so much like her Mom, Cassie. May God give you Peace and Strength to face the days ahead. Love, Hugs and Prayers.

  11. Frankie my heart goes out to you and your family. You have suffered far too much loss. You’re in my heart, thoughts, and prayers. Love you

  12. Frankie we just found out about your mother. We send our thoughts and prayers to you. Please let us know if we can help in anyway.

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