Nick George Fields

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Nick George Fields, of Conroe, Texas passed away on August 23, 2011. He was born in Houston, TX to George and Isbel Fields. Nick was preceded in death by his parents, George and Isbel Fields; his brother, Angelus Fields; wife of 35 years Marcia Fields; and son Nick Fields Jr. He was survived by his sister Dorothy Fecher; his children, Richard Fields; Rebecca Smith; Paul Fields; Suzanne Robertson; Greggory Fields; 16 grandchildren, and 5 great-grandchildren.

Nick would take the bus to the Veteran's Hospital when he was just 10 years old and would sing to the Veterans. At the age of 13 he had a radio show called the Nick and Connie Show on KNUZ in Houston. He enlisted in the Army at 17 during the Korean Conflict. He received a commendation for organizing entertainment for the troops traveling overseas. Nick was a musician by trade, his stage name was Danny Apollo, and he played all over the country and Canada. He was a loving husband, father, son, brother and special friend.

A memorial service with military honors will be held at the Houston National Cemetery, 10410 Veterans Memorial Drive Houston, TX 77038 on September 9, 2011 at 12:30 p.m. where he will be interned. In lieu of flowers, please consider a donation to the volunteers at the Michael E. DeBakey VA Medical Center.

Published on from Sept. 14 to Sept. 27, 2011