Sheppard, J.D. J.D. Sheppard, born January 19, 1922 in Athens, Texas passed away Sept. 14, 2013 in Corsicana, Texas. A veteran of WWII
, he served in the Pacific Theater of Operations. He is survived by his wife Billie of 67 years; children, Kathy Huskey, Barbara Sheppard and John Sheppard;5 grandchildren; 2 great grandchildren. A memorial service will be held 2 pm Tuesday, September 24, 2013 at First United Methodist Church in Corsicana. Family visitation will follow after the service in the parlor.