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 Betty Lu <I>Brock</I> Shields

Betty Lu Brock Shields

Huntington Park, Los Angeles County, California, USA
Death 28 May 2013 (aged 63)
Whittier, Los Angeles County, California, USA
Burial Fort Gibson, Muskogee County, Oklahoma, USA
Memorial ID 111812737 · View Source
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WAGONER — SHIELDS, Betty Lu, 63, homemaker, died May 28. Services 10 a.m. Friday, Fort Gibson National Cemetery, Mallett Funeral Home, Wagoner
Graveside funeral services for Betty Lu Shields, 63, of Wagoner will be at 10:00 a.m., Friday, June 7, 2013 in the Fort Gibson National Cemetery in Ft. Gibson, OK, with the Reverend Tim Boyette officiating. A Visitation will be held from 5-7 p.m. Thursday evening at Mallett Funeral Home, who is in charge of arrangements.
Betty Lu (Brock) Shields was born October 30, 1949 in Huntington Park, California to her parents, Ross and Prudence Pauline (Smoot) Brock, who preceded her in death. She grew up in the Bell, California area, graduating from high school there. Betty was united in marriage to Donald Carroll Shields, and they enjoyed a wonderful life together. Don will always cherish his memories of the good times they had while performing as clowns, at which Betty was very accomplished. She was a wonderful homemaker for her family, who will greatly miss her. Betty and Donald moved to the Whitehorn Cove area near Wagoner, OK in 1999. She enjoyed traveling, and shopping for and collecting antiques. Betty so much valued the relationships she fostered through her pastime as a clown in the Christian Clowns Organization.
Betty Shields passed away Tuesday, May 28, at the Presbyterian Hospital in Whittier, California. She is survived by her husband of 43 years, Don, of the home; two sons, Jay Arthur Shields and wife, Tammy of Whittier, CA and Brock Shields of Tulsa, OK; a granddaughter, Sheridan Shields of Tulsa; daughters, Sierra Uhrig of California and Tracy Whitehead of Sand Springs, OK; a sister, Billie Retoike and her husband, Gordy, of Colorado; other relatives and friends.

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  • Created by: Virginia Hutchings Garrison
  • Added: 5 Jun 2013
  • Find A Grave Memorial 111812737
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Betty Lu Brock Shields (30 Oct 1949–28 May 2013), Find A Grave Memorial no. 111812737, citing Fort Gibson National Cemetery, Fort Gibson, Muskogee County, Oklahoma, USA ; Maintained by Virginia Hutchings Garrison (contributor 47590869) .