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Richard  Shepard

Richard Shepard

December 8, 1950 - December 5, 2019

Richard Joe Shepard, 65, of Forest, Mississippi , passed away on 12/05/2019. <br /> He was born to parents Timothy Shepard and Deloris Odom Shepard, on 12/08/1950 in Forest , Mississippi. <br /> <br /> He graduated from Forest High School in 1970. <br /> He went on to study High School at Mississippi State and graduated with Bachelors degree. <br /> <br /> Richard worked as a Manager for 30 years. <br /> After 30 years of service, he retired from McCarty Farms in 1997. <br /> <br /> Richard met Linda Major in 1969. They were married on 1971 in Forest Mississippi . Together they raised 5 children: Sheila Smith Wanda Jenkins Kimberly Jordan Annette Parrott. <br /> <br /> The family has entrusted Mapp Funeral home with the arrangements. A Event is scheduled for 12/14/2019 at Union Grove MB Church. A reception will follow at Union Grove MB Church. Mapp Funeral Home will officiate the ceremony.

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1050East 5th At, Forest

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