LEBANON -- Funeral services were held Sunday afternoon, May 1 at the Ligon & Bobo Funeral Home for Mrs. Shepherd, 92, of Lebanon.
Born May 31, 1918, in St. Francis, Arkansas, she died April 28, 2011 at Quality Care in Lebanon.
A homemaker and a member of the Highland Heights Church of Christ, she was the daughter of the late Henry and Icie Simms Malone.
Services were conducted by Bro. Barry Keene and Bro. Michael Grooms.
Interment followed at the Wilson County Memorial Gardens.
She is survived by son, Thomas (Jan) Shepherd of O’Fallon, MO and Phillip Shepherd of New Hope, PA; granddaughter Jeana (Eric) Newbauer of Lake St. Louis, MO; grandson Thomas (Leah) Shepherd of Chicago; and great grandchildren Samantha Barthel, Sydney Newbauer, and Nicholas Newbauer.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Sam H. Shepherd.
Active pallbearers: Tommy Shepherd, Eric Newbauer, Jody Atwood, Donald Barnes, Lee Mangrum, and Carl Woods. Honorary: Garland Wilson and Walter Goodall.
Arrangements by Ligon & Bobo Funeral Home, Lebanon.