Geraldine Shephard

COLUMBUS – Mrs. Geraldine Smith Shephard, age 75, died January 30, 2014 at Heritage Hills Hospice in Columbus, Ga.

Mrs. Shephard was born on May 12, 1938 in Thomaston, Ga., to the late Willie and Sarah Smith. She worked as a seamstress for many years.

Survivors include her husband, Mr. Jimmy Shephard of Columbus, Ga.; daughter, Mrs. Cathy Elaine (Cris) Murray of Salem, Ala.; son, Mr. Randolph Shephard of Lawrenceville, Ga.; brother, Mr. Roy (Connie) Smith of Sandersville, Ga.; sister, Mrs. Ann Garner of Thomaston, Ga.; two grandchildren.

Memorial services will be held on Saturday, February 8, 2014 at 2 p.m. from the Chapel of Coggins Funeral Home.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the National Office, at 225 N. Michigan Ave., Fl. 17, Chicago, IL 60601

Coggins Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.


Funeral Home

Coggins Funeral Home
321 Hannahs Mill Road Thomaston, GA 30286
(706) 647-9681

Published in The Thomaston Times from Feb. 3 to Feb. 4, 2014