Mary Marsha Shepherd, age 75, of Springfield, died at 2:03 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 22, 2012 at Springfield Nursing & Rehab.
She is survived by three sons, James Bailey of Riverside, Calif., Ralph Bailey of Boulder, Colo. and Charles A. Shepherd Jr. of Tujunga, Calif. and five daughters, Sharon Flannery of Port Orchard, Wash., Veronica Bailey of Hillsboro, Ore., Vicky Bailey of Norwalk, Calif., Valery Rodriguez of El Paso, Texas and Essie Shepherd of Springfield.
Funeral services were held at 11:30 a.m. Friday, Dec. 28 at Hale-Polin-Robinson Funeral Home with Rev. Culpepper Elliott officiating. Cremation was chosen after services with inurnment in California.
Hale-Polin-Robinson Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.