Gainesville - Beverly Clark, age 61 of Gainesville passed away Friday, December 27th, 2013

at Shands Haven Hospice.

She was born November 30, 1952 in Pekin, Illinois the daughter of Luther and Virginia (Counterman) Shepherd.

Beverly worked as a RN for 31 years at the VA Medical Center of Gainesville, Santa Fe Home Care and most recently at Shands Medical Center.

She was preceded in death by her daughter, Connie Williams and both parents.

She is survived by one brother Mark (Diana) Shepherd of Bloomington Illinois.

Beverly was an avid football fan, her favorite being the Florida Gators.

She enjoyed spending time at the beach. Beverly was a true friend and loved by many.

She will be missed.

Memorials may be made to Shands Haven Hospice in Gainesville.

Published in Gainesville Sun from Jan. 23 to Jan. 24, 2014