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Betty Jean (Short) Shields

July 12, 1935 ~ April 27, 2022 (age 86)

Obituary

Betty Jean Shields, age 86, of Morristown, passed away Wednesday, April 27, 2022 at her residence. She was a member of Manley Baptist Church and a volunteer at Morristown-Hamblen Healthcare System. She was preceded in death by her husband, Robert “Bob” Shields, Sr.; parents, Elmer and Nola Short; and several brothers and sisters. She is survived by her sons, Robert Shields, Jr. and Darrell (Tita) Shields; grandchild, Robert III (Pam) Shields; brother, Duke Short; sister, Hope Fields; nephew, Johnny (Penny) Cooper; and special friends, Carol Fleemon and Sue Williams. The family extends special thanks to Amedysis Hospice and to caregiver, Regina Owens. The family will receive friends from 10 – 11 a.m. Friday, April 29th at Westside Chapel Funeral Home. Funeral services will follow at 11 a.m. with Dr. Tony Buchanan officiating. Interment will follow at Knob Creek Cemetery in Seymour.  Arrangements by Westside Chapel Funeral Home in Morristown.

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Services

Visitation
Friday
April 29, 2022

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Westside Chapel Funeral Home, Inc.
3521 W Andrew Johnson Hw
Morristown, TN 37814

Funeral Service
Friday
April 29, 2022

11:00 AM
Westside Chapel Funeral Home, Inc.
3521 W Andrew Johnson Hw
Morristown, TN 37814

Interment following funeral service
Friday
April 29, 2022

Knob Creek Cemetery
959 N. Knob Creek Road
Seymour, TN 37865

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