Meadows Funeral Home
Myrtle Shields
First Visitation
October 23, 2019 From 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Meadows Funeral Home
Second Visitation
October 23, 2019 From 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Meadows Funeral Home
Funeral Service
October 24, 2019 at 1:00 pm
Chapel of Meadows Funeral Home
Westlawn Cemetery
It is with joy that we celebrate the life of Mrs. Myrtle Hartley Shields. Myrtle passed away the morning of Monday, October 21, 2019 at the age of 92. She lived a long, full, Christian life.

Myrtle was born in Tennille, GA. She was the daughter of the late Emory C. and Tommie Mae Hartley. She was predeceased by her husband, Wayne Shields. She attended Georgia Southern College to pursue a teaching career. She retired in 1987. She was always the woman behind the man, Wayne, and the Monroe Girls Corps. She lived to help, give, care and love others always putting them before herself.

Myrtle is survived by her daughter, Marsleete Shields.

Funeral services will be at Meadows Funeral Home in Monroe. Visitation is scheduled for Wednesday October 23, 2019 from 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM and 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM. A memorial service will be held at the chapel at Meadows Funeral Home on Thursday October 24, 2019 at 1:00 PM. Graveside service will follow at West Lawn Cemetery in Monroe.

In lieu of flowers, please send donations to her beloved church, Mount Moriah Baptist Church, 1183 Mount Moriah Road, Tennille, GA 31089.
Meadows Funeral Home, Inc is in charge of arrangements. Please sign the guestbook online at