- July 28, 1928 - January 27, 2015
- Spartanburg, South Carolina
of Doris' Passing
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“So sorry for your loss. Our prayers are with your family.
1 of 10 | Posted by: Ric and Teresa Boyter - Moore, SC
“Sympathies to all the family.
2 of 10 | Posted by: Sandra Clifton O'Dell - Pauline, SC
“Sympathies to all the family.
3 of 10 | Posted by: Carolyn Lathem Musselwhite - SC
“Dianne, Carol and Ernie, Libby and Steve, Allen and Sally, and Edwards, Gregory, Smith and O'Shields families,
The photograph here shows Aunt...Read More »
4 of 10 | Posted by: Kathy O'Shields Shapiro - Atlanta, GA
“My mom and I would come to Spartanburg to visit relatives when I was young and I always loved going to Aunt Dottie's house. She was the perfect...Read More »
5 of 10 | Posted by: Misty McGimsey - Charlotte, NC
“I will always remember how kind and caring your mom was to a group of teenage girls spending the night with Carol. Though I am sure we weren't as...Read More »
6 of 10 | Posted by: Linda Allen - Pendleton, SC
“I just visited your Mother a few days ago and was so touched by her Faith in God. I wish that I could have spent more time with her. I felt so...Read More »
7 of 10 | Posted by: Bobbie Gilbert - Boiling Springs, SC
“What a gracious lady she was...I have so many warm loving memories of Aunt Dottie.....a life well lived and one who will be remembered and missed. My...Read More »
8 of 10 | Posted by: Susan O'Shields - Charlotte, NC
“My thoughts and prayers are with each of you. Your Mother was a very special lady. She will be missed.
9 of 10 | Posted by: Pam Harrison - SC
“Carol, Dianne, Allen, and Libby,
Please know all of you are in my thoughts and prayers. Your mom was a wonderful woman and will be missed by many.
10 of 10 | Posted by: Phyllis Ellison Shropshier - SC
Doris Faye Smith O'Shields, 86, of Spartanburg, SC, died Tuesday, January 27, 2015, at her home. Born July 28, 1928, in Union, SC, she was the daughter of the late Thomas Monroe and Pearl Porter Smith, and widow of Hugh DeFoix O'Shields.
Mrs. O'Shields was a member of United Baptist Church and a homemaker who loved and enjoyed her home, family, church, and her Savior.
Survivors include her children, Carol Beth Gregory of Spartanburg, Dianne Edwards (Ernie) of Cowpens, SC, Hugh Allen O'Shields (Sally) of Spartanburg, SC, Libby Smith (Steve) of Atlanta, GA; 10 grandchildren, 11 great grandchildren and 2 great-great grandchildren. In addition to her parents and husband, she was predeceased by three brothers and one sister.
Visitation will be 10:00-10:45 AM on Saturday, January 31, 2015 at Floyd's Greenlawn Chapel, 2075 E. Main St., Spartanburg, SC 29307, with services following at 11:00 AM in the Chapel conducted by the Rev. Monty King. Burial will be in Greenlawn Memorial Gardens, 1300 Fernwood-Glendale Rd., Spartanburg, SC 29307.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the United Baptist Church Building Fund, 7319 Valley Falls Rd., Spartanburg, SC 29303.
Floyd's Greenlawn Chapel