Anita Shields

Funeral services for Anita Young Shields, 81, Frankfort, will be held at LeCompte Johnson Taylor Funeral Home 10 a.m. Wednesday. Bro. Wade Hughes will officiate. Burial will be in Sunset Memorial Gardens.

Mrs. Shields died Sunday at St. Joseph Hospice Care Center, Lexington. A native of Franklin County, she was a homemaker and attended West Frankfort Church of God. She was a member of the VFW Ladies Auxillary.

Anita was the daughter of Hubert Franklin and Beatrice Goins Young. She was preceded in death by her husband Sidney T. Shields, sisters Julia Foster and Alma Franklin and brothers Franklin, Garnett, Ray, Billy, Herman, Freddy and Jimmy.

Survivors include her daughter Patti Shields, Frankfort; son Mike (Sue) Shields, Frankfort; grandson Chris Shields and three great-granddaughters; four brothers Dallas (Mary) Young, Shelbyville, Bobby (Rachael) Young, Frankfort, Lewis (Janet) Young, Bagdad, and Benny (Linda) Young, Frankfort.

Pallbearers will be J.C. Young, Taylor Oaken, Bill Young, Doug Young, Tommy Young and Donnie Cook.

Honorary bearers will be Jerry Young, Maurice Young, Kenny Foster and Daryl Young.

Visitation will be held Tuesday 5-8 p.m. at the funeral home. Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of the Bluegrass, 663 Teton Trail, Frankfort, KY, 40601.

Guestbook at

Want to leave your condolences?

Sign in or Register to comment.