Obituary for Herman Dean Shields, Sr.
Herman Dean Shields, Sr., 81, of Watson, AR passed away January 26, 2018 at his home. He was born August 24, 1936 in Yancopin, AR to the late Robert Samuel and Nerma Hartwick Shields. Herman worked for Sunbeam Manufacturing for many years and for Skil Manufacturing for almost 20 years. He served in the United States Air Force. Herman enjoyed working on cars.
He was preceded in death by his parents. Survivors include his wife of 58 years, Margie Swarringin Shields; sons, Herman Dean Shields, Jr. and his wife, Beckie of Grady, AR, Robert Shields and his wife, Annette of Tillar, AR and Jerry Shields and his wife, Cindy of Dumas, AR; daughters, Donna Greer and her husband, Bruce of Cabot AR and Sandra Shields of Watson, AR; 12 grandchildren and 15 great-grandchildren.
Visitation will be held at 2-5 pm Sunday, January 28, 2018 at Griffin-Culpepper Funeral Service of McGehee, AR. Funeral services will be held at 11 am Monday, January 29, 2018 at the funeral home chapel with Rev. Kenny Culpepper officiating. Burial will be held at Watson Cemetery in Watson, AR