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Vera Oleta Sheppard Gunn
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Birth: Aug. 9, 1917
Milam County
Texas, USA
Death: Nov. 26, 1988
Milam County
Texas, USA

GUNN, Vera Sheppard of Rockdale. Age 71. Died 11/26/1988 (Sat.) in Richards Memorial Hospital after a lengthy illness. Services held 11/28 (Monday) in Phillips & Luckey Chapel. Burial in IOOF Cemetery, Rockdale. Rev. Charles Maynard Sheppard of Temple Assembly of God Church officiated. Phillips & Luckey Funeral Home of Rockdale in charge of arrangements.

She was BORN 8/9/1917 in Rockdale to M/M. Seth (Ruth Scott) Sheppard. Married 6/1/1961 to Joel E. Gunn, Jr. in Austin. A Rockdale native and returned to Rockdale in 1979. She was a telephone operator, retiring from Southwestern Bell in 1968. Member of Pioneers of America, Southwestern Bell retirement club.

SURVIVORS: Husband, Joel E. Gunn, Jr. of Rockdale; 2 sisters, Dorris Sheppard of Rockdale and Ruth Fisher of Beaumont; 1 niece, 3 nephews and 5 grand-nieces. 
Family links: 
  Seth Sheppard (1883 - 1973)
  Ruth Baldridge Scott Sheppard (1887 - 1975)
  Joel Elisha Gunn (1908 - 1991)
  Dorris Loretta Sheppard (1915 - 2004)*
  Vera Oleta Sheppard Gunn (1917 - 1988)
  Ruth Sheppard Fisher (1922 - 1990)*
*Calculated relationship
Odd Fellows Cemetery
Milam County
Texas, USA
Created by: Sarah Locklin Taylor
Record added: Aug 26, 2007
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Vera Oleta <i>Sheppard</i> Gunn
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- Sarah Locklin Taylor
 Added: Aug. 26, 2007

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