BURLINGTON - Mrs. Irene Cook Shephard, 92, passed away on Tuesday, April 16, 2013.
She was the daughter of Charlie Cook and Louella Cook, both deceased, and the wife of the late Wade Shephard.
Survivors include a granddaughter, Tiara C. McAllister of Burlington; great-grandchildren, Natalya, Tyler and Tavion; great-great-grandchildren; and a host of nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.
She was preceded in death by her daughter, Betty Lou Cook McAllister.
Public viewing will be held Saturday, April 20, 2013, from 1 to 8 p.m. at Alamance Funeral Service.
The funeral will be held Sunday, April 21, 2013 at 2 p.m. at Arches Grove UCC, with Pastor Michael Thompson officiating. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the funeral service at the church. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.
Alamance Funeral Service has the honor of serving the family.