Merle Shields

September 13, 2022


Merle Shields, 78, of Inman passed away on September 13, 2022.  She was the daughter of the late Roy Jade Bostic and Pearl Pate Padgett.

She was a retired registered nurse from Spartanburg Regional.  She was a member of First Baptist Church Spartanburg where she was a member of the Sherry Smith Sunday School class.  She served with Mobile Meals and The Bridge Mission House.  She was a member of the Order of the Eastern Star.

She is survived by a daughter Sheri Bailey; two grandsons Dillon and Colton Bailey; nephew Jason Thomas deGuehery and his daughters Addison Elizabeth and Haven Alexandra; nephews Scotty and Robby Pace; sister in law Ophelia Greer; sister in love Suzette Clarke deGuehery; and half sister Carol Chapman.

She was predeceased by a son Billy Shields; grandson William Grant Bailey and a brother Truman Bostic.

A memorial service will be held at a later date.

Memorials may be made to Connie Maxwell Children's Home, 810 Maxwell Ave, Greenwood, SC 29646.

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