The Port Arthur News
PORT ARTHUR —
Robert Lee (Pop) Shields, 66, of Port Arthur departed this life on Sunday at Gulf Health Care Facility. Robert was born on December 10, 1947 to Helen and Jasper Shields Sr. in Port Arthur, Texas. Robert was loved by all who knew him. He was preceded in death by his mother, father, brother and two sisters.
Left to cherish his memories are three sisters; Audrey Veazie of Houston, Lois Shields and Pearl Goss of Port Arthur; six brothers, Jasper Jr., Kenneth, Kerney and Roderick Shields all of Port Arthur; Paul Shields and Fareed Salaam of Houston; devoted niece, Keice East and two devoted nephews Jermaine Shields and Nathaniel Lovilotte of Port Arthur, and a host of other relatives and friends.
Services will be 10 a.m. Saturday, April 12, 2014 at Promise Land Ministeries, 4349 Lewis Dr., Port Arthur, TX with a viewing from 8 until service time. Pastor Gene Winston will officiate. Arrangements are under the direction of Gabriel Funeral Home.