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 Catherine L. Shedd

Catherine L. Shedd

Birth
Jackson, Hinds County, Mississippi, USA
Death 26 Feb 2008 (aged 88)
Orono, Penobscot County, Maine, USA
Burial Gulfport, Harrison County, Mississippi, USA
Plot Garden of Apostles
Memorial ID 103784047 · View Source
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Sun Herald (Biloxi, MS) - March 16, 2008

Catherine L. Shedd, 88, formerly of Long Beach, passed away on Tuesday, February 26, 2008 in Orono, Maine, where she had been living since Hurricane Katrina. She was born in Jackson on May 20, 1919 where she spent her childhood and early adult years. Mrs. Shedd attended Belhaven College. In 1965 she and her family moved to the Gulf Coast. After a diverse career with the Department of Defense, Mrs. Shedd retired as an Equal Employment Specialist from the Naval Oceanographic Command in 1988. Prior to Hurricane Katrina, Mrs. Shedd lived at Seashore Methodist Retirement Community in Biloxi. She was a member of First Baptist Church, Gulfport. Mrs. Shedd was a Founding Member and past Secretary of the Friendship Oak Chapter of the National Society of Daughters of the American Revolution in Long Beach. Mrs. Shedd was preceded in death by her husband Thomas A. Shedd, her daughter Julianna Shedd and her sister Erline McCarter Oliver. She is survived by her daughter Cathy Shedd McKee and her son-in-law Kevin, currently residing in Winterport, Maine. The family has requested that in lieu of flowers, memorial donations be sent to: First Baptist Church Building Fund, 516A Courthouse Road, Gulfport, MS 39507. There will be a graveside service held at Floral Hills Memorial Gardens in Gulfport on March 20, 2008 at 11 a.m.


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  • Find A Grave Memorial 103784047
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Catherine L. Shedd (20 May 1919–26 Feb 2008), Find A Grave Memorial no. 103784047, citing Floral Hills Memorial Gardens, Gulfport, Harrison County, Mississippi, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave (contributor 8) .