2013-11-21 / Obituaries


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

Survivors include three sons, Wilbur Shepherd, David 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.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Earl Shepherd, son Dwayne Shepherd and grandchildren, Jeff and Jonathan.

The service was Nov. 19 at 12 p.m. at the Ulcanush Baptist Church in Coffeeville with Rev. Jessie Griffith officiating. Burial was in the Ulcanush Baptist Church Cemetery.

Active pallbearers were the grandsons.

Honorary pallbearer was Ranny Autrey.

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

Lathan Funeral Home directed. (44-1tp)

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