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 Bennie B Shepherd

Bennie B Shepherd

Birth
Mississippi, USA
Death 21 Sep 2010 (aged 89)
Indiana, USA
Burial Fort Wayne, Allen County, Indiana, USA
Memorial ID 59004333 · View Source
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Bennie B. Shepherd, 89, passed away Tuesday, September 21, 2010 at Regency Place in Fort Wayne. Born in West Point, MS, Bennie worked as a Carpenter with Carpenter's Union 232 for 58 years. He was a member of V.F.W. and the American Legion. Bennie loved to garden and grow flowers, enjoyed woodworking and working with his hands as well as going to garage sales. He was an avid Dallas Cowboys Fan and his favorite song was the Tennessee Waltz. Surviving are his daughters, Connie Caldwell and Marlene (Edward) Craib; son Harold Shepherd all of Fort Wayne, 6 grandchild and 8 great-grandchildren; ; sister, Helen Stout of Fort Wayne. Bennie was preceded in death by his parents, Bedford and Ethel Shepherd; first wife, Grace Shepherd in 1975; second wife, Eliza Jane Shepherd in 2004; son, Bennie Shepherd Jr.; many brothers and many sisters. Service is 1pm Friday at D.O. McComb and Sons Lakeside Park Funeral Home, 1140 Lake Avenue. Visitation is Thursday 2 to 5pm and 7 to 9pm at the funeral home. Burial in Covington Memorial Gardens, Fort Wayne, Indiana. Memorials may be made to the St. Jude Children's Research Hospital. To sign the online guest book, go to www.mccombandsons.com.


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  • Created by: Penny Baughman North
  • Added: 21 Sep 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 59004333
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Bennie B Shepherd (14 Jun 1921–21 Sep 2010), Find A Grave Memorial no. 59004333, citing Covington Memorial Gardens, Fort Wayne, Allen County, Indiana, USA ; Maintained by Penny Baughman North (contributor 47007933) .