YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (MyValleyTributes) – Floyd Franklin Shields III passed on Saturday, June 12, 2021.
Floyd was born January 10, 1965 to Floyd Franklin Shields and Viola Shields (Hushower) in Youngstown Ohio.
He is an East High School graduate and was a handyman.
Floyd had a “heart of gold” and would do anything to help someone in need. He was a Bible Baptist who loved his family and grandchildren deeply. Floyd also loved his furbabies.
Floyd is survived by his mother, Viola Shields; fiancée, Ruth Ebert; sons, Floyd Franklin Shields IV of Cortland, Ohio and Cody Shields of Struthers, Ohio; daughters, Ashley Shields of Youngstown, Ohio and Kelly Payne of Youngstown, Ohio; stepchildren, Jared Ebert and Ashlynn Ebert, of Boardman Ohio; brothers, Gregory Shields of Youngstown and Dennis Shields (Gloria) of Youngstown, Ohio; sisters ,Sally (Ted), Jamie Kountz and Gale Kountz, of Youngstown Ohio; 12 granddaughters, two grandsons and a host of family and friends.
Floyd is preceded in death by his father; brother, Eddie Shields and granddaughter, Octavia Grace Shields.
Services will take place Friday, June 25, 2021 at 5:30 p.m. at the Augustine Funeral Home, 75 E. Midlothian Blvd., Youngstown, OH 44507 (234)254-8403. Friends may call at 4:30 p.m.
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A television tribute will air Thursday, June 24 at the following approximate times: 7:10 a.m. on FOX, 12:22 p.m. on WKBN, 5:08 p.m. on MyYTV and 7:27 p.m. on WYTV.