Ernest Shepherd, 76

Ernest Shepherd, 76, of rural Wabash, died at 3 p.m., Monday, Nov. 14, 2016, at his home. 

He was born Feb. 22, 1940, in Martin, Ky., to Woots and Anna Mae (Scarberry) Shepherd.

Ernest married Anna Jewel Adkins in Drift, Kentucky on May 21, 1959. 

He is survived by his wife, a son, three grandchildren, a great-grandchild and five siblings.

Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 19, 2016 at Christian Heritage Church, 2776 River Road, Wabash, with Pastor Tim Prater officiating.  Burial will be in Memorial Lawns Cemetery, Wabash.  Friends may call 4-8 p.m. Friday, at Grandstaff-Hentgen Funeral Service, Wabash.


Posted on 2016 Nov 15