Mechanic 01

Thaddous "Thad" Otto Shiers, Jr.

May 13, 1942 ~ March 19, 2023 (age 80) 80 Years Old

Thaddous "Thad" Otto Shiers, Jr. Obituary

Funeral services Thaddous “Thad” Otto Shiers, Jr., 80, of Archibald, LA were held 10:00 AM, Wednesday, March 22, 2023 at Brown-Holley Funeral Chapel, Rayville, LA with Dr. Alan Miller officiating. Interment was in Northeast Louisiana Veterans Cemetery, Rayville, LA under the direction of Brown-Holley Funeral Home, Rayville, LA.

Mr. Thad was born May 13, 1942 in Vicksburg, MS and passed away Sunday, March 19, 2023 in Archibald, LA.  He served in the U.S. Army. Mr. Thad was preceded in death by his parents, Inez and Thad Shiers, Sr. and sister, Hazel Jackson.

Survivors include his wife of 59 years, Sylvia Ann Shiers; children, Michael Shiers and wife, Tracy and Mark Shiers and wife, Melinda Hendrix Shiers; grandson, Eli Shiers; and numerous nieces, nephews, and extended family members.

Pallbearers were Skip Jackson, Keith Lewis, Colby Spencer, Bob Archibald, Terry Gwin, and Mike Jordan.

Condolences may be left at

Friends and family have shared their relationship to show their support.
How do you know Thaddous "Thad" Otto Shiers, Jr.?
We are sorry for your loss.
Help others honor Thaddous "Thad" Otto's memory.


March 21, 2023

5:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Brown-Holley Funeral Home
603 Francis St.
Rayville, LA 71269

Funeral Service
March 22, 2023

10:00 AM
Brown-Holley Funeral Home
603 Francis St.
Rayville, LA 71269


© 2024 Brown Holley Funeral Homes. All Rights Reserved. Funeral Home website by CFS & TA | Terms of Use | Privacy Policy | Accessibility