Brooks Eugene Sheppard

Brooks Eugene Sheppard

July 12, 1922 - April 1, 2015

Visitation Location: Roush Funeral Home

Visitation Time: Saturday, April 4, 2015 (10AM - 11:30AM)

Location of Services: Roush Funeral Home

Time of Services: Saturday, April 4, 2015 (11:30AM)

Officiated By: Pastor David Johnston

Brooks Eugene Sheppard, 92, of Ravenswood, WV, passed away on April 1, 2015, in Huntington, WV.

He was born on July 12, 1922, in Wood County, WV, to Pearl and Almeda Conger Sheppard.

He was a loving husband, father, brother, and son. He was a proud World War II veteran where he served in the U.S Army as a medical technician in the Philippines. He was retired from Kaiser Aluminum in Ravenswood. He was an avid gardener and fiddle player and was a member of Our Savior Lutheran Church in Ravenswood.

He is survived by his wife of 65 years, Pauline Bogard Sheppard, Ravenswood; sons, Larry Sheppard, Ravenswood, Bill (Jamie) Sheppard, Ravenswood, and Kip Sheppard, NC; daughter, Mary Ellen (Bill) Bush, ALA; sister, Nina (Don) Pursley, Sandyville; brother, Harlan (Thelma) Sheppard, Parkersburg; nine grandchildren; and fifteen great grandchildren.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a brother, Dale Sheppard; sisters, Freda Hudson, Kathleen Burchard, Opal Williams, and Beulah Whaley; and son, Jeff Sheppard.

Services will be held on Saturday, April 4, 2015, at 11:30 am at Roush Funeral Home, Ravenswood, WV, with Pastor David Johnston officiating. Burial will follow in Jackson County Memory Gardens in Cottageville, WV. Friends may visit the family at the funeral home on Saturday, April 4, from 10:00 am to 11:30 am.

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