William "Billy" Arthur Shields, 63, of Moultrie, died Tuesday, August 27, 2019 at Pruitt Health-Brownwood.
Graveside rites with military honors will be held in Jacksonville, Florida at the Jacksonville National Cemetery.
Born on August 30, 1955, in Spokane, Washington, he was the son of the late Arthur "Buddy" Shields and Betty Knezevich Shields. He was an
Engineer for Hughes Aircraft in Long Beach, California, was a veteran of the United States Navy serving as a Navy Seal and was of the Catholic Faith.
In addition to his parents he is preceded in death by a brother, Mike Knezevich.
He is survived by his wife, Lena Jan Taylor Shields of Moultrie; daughter, Amanda Marie Shields; brother, Pat Knezevich and wife Carrie of Jacksonville, Florida; sisters, Teresa Shields Dyess and husband Keith of Jacksonville, Florida, Lisa Shields Wagner and husband Ed of Jacksonville, Florida, Kimi Shields Willis and husband Bobby of Jacksonville, Florida, Beverly Grimes and husband Jerry of Powder Springs, Georgia; sister in laws, Jean Knezevich of Jacksonville, Florida, and Judy L Taylor of Moultrie; brother in law, Joey Taylor of Moultrie; and many nieces and nephews.
In lieu of flowers donations may be made to your favorite charity.
Arrangements have been entrusted to Baker Funeral Home.
Condolences may be expressed at www.bakerfhga.com
Published on August 29, 2019


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dona an amanda
Sep 17, 2019
Mr an Mrs, Larry Florence
Aug 30, 2019
We have some many wonderful memories of you an you'll be missed but not forget an may you rest peaceful with the father.
marvin king
Aug 30, 2019
praying for you Jan
Eric Gonzales
Aug 29, 2019