Funeral services will be held on Saturday, April 24, 2010 at 2:00 P.M., from the chapel of Chance & Hydrick Funeral Directors with the Reverend Billy Turner officiating. Interment will follow in the Hephzibah-Vance Cemetery.
Pallbearers will be Nick Ivey, Dwayne Carroll, Christopher Fields, Aaron Fields, Justin Brasch, Bernie Brasch, Edward Lindsey and Pat Dalton.
Mrs. Sheppard was born in Wrightsville, GA to the late Marcus and Annie Mae Claxton Rowland.
Survivors include her daughter, Jacqueline Virgiania Carroll and her husband Anthony of Hephzibah, GA; sisters, Dorothy Lee of Kite, GA and Mary Anne Brasch of Smyrna, GA; four grandchildren, three great-grandchildren and one great great-grandchild.
The family will receive friends on Friday evening from 6:00 until 8:00 P.M., at the funeral home.
Chance & Hydrick Funeral Directors, 2502 Richmond Hill Rd, Augusta, GA, 30906.