Mrs. Thelma Elizabeth Shead, age 89 of Bremen, Georgia passed away Thursday, December 2, 2021. She was born January 18, 1932 in Atlanta, Georgia the daughter of the late Mr. Orion Barrett and the late Mrs. Ruth Elizabeth Barfield. Mrs. Shead enjoyed playing cards and bowling with her friends. She loved her children more than anything in this world, and took great pride in making others laugh.
In addition to her parents she is preceded in death by her husbands, Dixon Phillip Shead, Jr. and Jimmy Burns; her son Jimmy Rhett Burns.
Mrs. Shead is survived by daughters and son-in-law, Marcia Van Orden of Temple, Georgia and Cherry and Ken Keaten of Newberry, South Carolina; son Darryl Barrett Burns from Bremen, Georgia; grandchildren Meredith Ledford (Charles) Carter, Jamie Ruth Waddell, Derek Burns, Trent Keaten and Clint Keaten; nine great-grandchildren and two great great-grandchildren along with several nieces and nephews.
Graveside service will be conducted Sunday, December 5, 2021 at 11:00 AM at Sunrise Memorial Gardens with Rev. David Post officiating.
Message of condolences may be sent to the family at www.jones-wynn.com. Jones-Wynn Funeral Home of Douglasville is in charge of the arrangements. 770-942-2311