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Golden D. Shepherd, 97, of Coffeeville died nov. 17, 2013 at her residence. She was born Jan. 30, 1916.

Survivors include two sons, Wilbur Shepherd, Donnie (Denise) Shepherd; three daughters, Janeice (Bubba) Desporte, Janette Hamilton, Joan (Jerry) Courington; 76 grandchildren; great-grandchildren; and her Alabama football buddy, Ranny Autrey.

Visitation will be Tuesday, Nov. 19 from 11 a.m. until the 12 p.m. service at Ulcanush Baptist Church in Coffeeville with Rev. Jessie Griffith officiating. Burial will be in the Ulcanush Baptist Church Cemetery.

Active pallbearers will be the grandsons.

Honorary pallbearer was Ranny Autrey.

An online guestbook may be signed at www.lathanfuneralhomes.com.

Lathan Funeral Home directed.

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