Marjorie Irene <I>Lancaster</I> Shepherd

Marjorie Irene Lancaster Shepherd

Mississippi, USA
Death 4 Feb 1996 (aged 80)
Lufkin, Angelina County, Texas, USA
Burial Lufkin, Angelina County, Texas, USA
Plot Ridgewood III
Memorial ID 69680504 · View Source
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Services: Feb 7, 1996, First Presbterian Church
fficiate: Dr Dewey Bowen
Burial: Garden of Memories Memorial Park
Age: 81
Residence: Lufkin, Texas, since 1968, formerly of Diboll
Father: Archie Bedon Lancaster
Mother: Ruby Irene Mansell
She was the ward of Mr and Mrs Isaace Barnette of Winterville, Miss, where she spent her youth until she married Clarence H Shepherd Jr, June 25, 1933 (her high school sweetheart)
Graduated: Greensville High School in 1933
Attended: Stephen F Austin University, earning a degree in Fine Arts in 1970 and a Masters Degree in Painting and Art History in 1973
She taught at St Cyprian's School for 15 years in the children's art classes, during the summer, at Angelina College for 10 years

She was very active in civic and community activities in Angelina Co and genealogical organizations pretaining to Mississippi

Sons and daughter-in-law,
-Clarence Haskell III and Billie June;
-Mark Baird and Glenda
Grandchildren, Melissa Elliott, Jane and Paul,
-Archie B Jr and Erma Landcaster
-Robert and Virginia Landcaster
Sisters and brother-in-law,
-Colleen Lancaster,
-Leila Ruby and Charles Griffin,
-Joan and Jack Barge
Sisters-in-law, Sarah Lancaster, Betty Lancaster
A number of nieces and nephews

Preceded in death:
Husband of 56 years, Clarence H Shepherd Jr

Gipson Funeral Home, directors


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  • Created by: Carmelita Andrews Rhodes
  • Added: 11 May 2011
  • Find a Grave Memorial 69680504
  • Find a Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Marjorie Irene Lancaster Shepherd (3 Aug 1915–4 Feb 1996), Find a Grave Memorial no. 69680504, citing Garden of Memories Cemetery, Lufkin, Angelina County, Texas, USA ; Maintained by Carmelita Andrews Rhodes (contributor 47292440) .