Whitesburg KY

Rites are held for Arlin Shepherd

Arlin ‘Art’ Shepherd died February 20 at the University of Kentucky Medical Center in Lexington. He was 76 years old.

Born in Perry County, he was a son of the late Clem and Della Browning. He was a brother of the late Odell Shepherd, Bessie Adams and Cordellia Clark.

He was a member of the Church of Christ in Lilly.

He is survived by his wife, Rachel Boggs Shepherd; two sons, Allen Shepherd, Atlanta, Ga., and Timothy Shepherd, Knoxville, Tenn.; two daughters, Leisa Uhl, Glassboro, N.J., and Joann Hall, Whitesburg; two brothers, Kermit Shepherd, Slemp, and Alvra Shepherd, Cumberland; two sisters, Offie Griffith, Hazard, and Dash Couch, Busy; eight grandchildren, and six great-grandchildren.

Funeral services were held February 24 at Everidge Funeral Home. Burial was in Green Acres Cemetery at Ermine.

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