Memorial Funeral Home

613 Bunch Street, Corinth, MS



December 16, 1936July 24, 2020

Clyde Shields

Graveside service for Clyde Ray Shields, 83, are set for 11:00 am Saturday at Pleasant Hill Methodist Church Cemetery with Bro. Warren Jones officiating.

Clyde died July 24, 2020 at Hospice of the Valley in Phoenix, AZ. He was born December 16, 1936 in Kossuth, MS to the late J D and Hettie Shields. He lived in the Phoenix area for the past 42 years. He was self-employed, having been in the restaurant business, construction business and a truck driver.

He was preceded in death by his son, Rick Owens; parents; brothers, Hershel Shields, Robert Clay Shields; sisters, Bernice Jordan, Vivian Butrum, Helen Pires, Ferrell Evetts, and Ripple Miller.

He is survived by his children Marianne Hoyle (Randy), Salvatore Shields (Fionia), Lynda Rose Johnson (Bill), Michael Shields (Rhonda), Karen Yordy (Ken), Matthew Shields (Desiree); daughter-in-law, Dixie Owens; sister, Peggy Pearson; and 19 grandchildren and 8 great grandchildren.

Fond memories and expressions of sympathy may be shared at www.memorialcorinth.com for the SHIELDS family.

Arrangements are under the care of Memorial Funeral Home.


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