Former Delta resident Sharon Middle Shields died in Pahrump, Nev., July 7, 2019. She was 74.
She was born in Grand Junction to Theodore and Dorotha (Auckerman) Middle April 28, 1945. She grew up in Delta, graduating from Delta High School in 1963. She continued her education at the Blair Business College, graduating in 1965 with a degree in business administration.
She married Henry Shields Sept. 12, 1965.
Mrs. Shields enjoyed her home, her children, traveling, penny slots, the beach and her dog, Baku.
She is survived by her husband of 55 years, Stephen Shields; son, Kameron (Stacey) Shields of Katy, Texas; daughters, Stephanie (Bob) Last of Missouri City, Texas, Tracy (Jimmy) Carlisle of Walker, La.; eight grandchildren, Robert, Kyle, Corey, Jake, Garrett, Zoe, Karsyn and Cooper; and great-grandchild, Bobbi.
Mrs. Sheilds was preceded in death her her parents, Theodore and Dorotha Middle.
There was a visitation July 16 at the Taylor Funeral Service Chapel with a graveside service at the Cory Cemetery.
Taylor Funeral Service and Crematory is handling the arrangements.
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