Charles L. Shields

Published 3:30 pm Friday, April 5, 2013

Charles L. Shields, 71, of Linden died March 29 at his home. He was born Dec. 31, 1941 in Thomasville. He was a retired environmentalist for the Alabama Department of Public Health.

He is survived by wife, Patricia W. Shields of Linden; daughter, Paige Shields Stafford of Houston, Texas; son-in-law John Stafford of Houston, Texas; and grandchildren Nathan Thomas Noe and Harper Hyde Noe both of Houston, Texas.

Graveside funeral services were held at Magnolia Cemetery on Sunday, March 31 at 1:30 p.m. with Paul Whitcomb officiating.

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Pallbearers were John Holley, Leonard Mosley, Mike Deloach, William Braswell, Leon Glass, Bobby Bedsole, Larry Shields, Ellis Shields, Velpo Waldrope and James Waldrope.

Honorary pallbearers were the employees of Marengo County Health Department. Condolences may be offered at Arrangments by O’Bryant Chapel Funeral Home in Thomasville.