Obituary: Willodean Shields

Wednesday, December 30, 2009

Willodean Shields, 74, of Shelbyville, died Wednesday, Dec. 23, 2009, at her residence.

Mrs. Shields was a native of Lincoln County. She was a retired assembly line worker at American Can, and was a member of Chestnut Ridge Church of Christ.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Roy Eldon "Foch" and Mary Lucille King Shields, and son, Doyle Beard.

She is survived by her husband, Leroy Shields, daughter, Terri Dale Beard, and son, Tony Vance Beard, all of Shelbyville; brothers, Ferrell Wayne Shields of Farmington and Leon Dale Shields of Shelbyville; six grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.

Funeral services were conducted Monday, Dec. 28, from the chapel of Gallant-Riverview Funeral Home with Joe Wayne McGee officiating, followed by burial in Booneville Cemetery.