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Las Cruces

June 23, 1959, Tuesday

Sidney SHIELDS will be held Thur., in the Nelson Funeral Home. Sidney A. (Pop) Sheilds, 80 died in Ruidoso on Monday. A retired farmer, Mr. Shields had been a resident of Hatch for more than 30 years and a member of the Church of Christ for more than 50 years. Burial at Garden of Memories in Hatch. Survived by two son; O. C. SHIELDS of Hollywood, Ca; and G. W. SHEILDS of Las Vegad, NV; one daughter, Mrs. Lea Evaline TEAL of El Paso, TX; three g-children and four gg-children.