Born in Clayton, GA, he was the son of Rheba Owens Henslee and the late Harrison O’Shields. Elwood was a member of Life Church; he enjoyed sports, especially softball and basketball. He was fun, loving and enjoyed life.
In addition to his mother, he is survived by his wife, Theresa Holland O’Shields; two children, Anna and Tucker; two brothers, Sam O’Shields and Ray O’Shields; aunt, Margie Stern; and many nieces and nephews.
A Memorial Service will be held at 6 p.m., Wednesday, August 6, in the Chapel of Macon Funeral Home. Rev. Chris Hughes will officiate.
Macon Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements. Online condolences can be made at maconfuneralhome.com.