Funeral services for Sarah Jones Sheppard, 90, will be 1:00 p.m. on Saturday, April 20, 2013 at New Maryland Baptist Church. Rev. Eric Richardson will officiate. Interment will be in the church cemetery. Mrs. Sheppard will lie in state at the church one hour prior to the service. Survivors are her daughters, Jessie (Joe) Garrett, Marietta Sheppard, Doris (Johnny) Johnson, Harriett Welch and Elizabeth (Kenneth) Holtzclaw; sons, Robert (Jannie) Sheppard, Jerry (Beverly) Sheppard and Andrew (Sheila) Sheppard; thirty-eight grandchildren and a host of great and great-great grandchildren. Visit www.terrysmortuary.com
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