Mr. Abbie Shepherd, Jr.

Published 5:00 pm Thursday, June 20, 2019

Abbie Shepherd, Jr. passed away Sunday. He was born April 23, 1934 to the late Abbie Shepherd, Sr. and Mary Emma Jenkins Shepherd in Chipley, Georgia.  He was a faithful member of St. Paul United Methodist Church, and previosley employed by Hillside.

Survivors include two daughters,  Vicki McGruder, and Rose Marie Sherman; one son, Kenneth McGruder; four sisters,  Elizabeth Hill, Dorothy Williams, Vernetta Shepherd, and Lucille Robinson; two brothers, Earl (Mary) Shepherd, and Leonard Shepherd; several grandchildren; two sisters-in-law,  Janet Shepherd and Vivian Shepherd; one brother-in-law, Joseph Ellison; and a multitude of nieces, nephews, cousins, and special friends.

The Service will be Saturday at 11:00 a.m. at St. Paul U M Church. 

The excellent care of Mr. Shepherd is being provided by Lakes-Dunson-Robertson Funeral Home.