June 23, 1943 - July 7, 2007
SHELBY Gloria Mae Shepherd, 64, of Shelby, died Saturday at MedCentral Mansfield Hospital.
She was born June 23, 1943 in Oberlin to the late Ralph and Emma (Brown) Lance and had been a Shelby resident for 30 years. She was a homemaker.
She is survived by her daughters, Sylvia Lyn Hall, Rose Mylinda Bourne and Jessie Mae Ruckman, all of Shelby; 11 grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren; sisters, Bertha Stump of Oberlin, Eva Hager of Tennessee and Reta Shepherd of Shiloh; and brothers, Harvey Lance of Sullivan, Ralph Lance Jr. of Sheffield Lake, Raymond Lance of Kipton and Vernon Lance of Elyria.
In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her son, William Jay Shepherd Jr.
No calling hours will be observed. Graveside services will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday in the Mt. Hope Cemetery in Shiloh. The Rev. John Conley, Jr. will officiate.
Secor Funeral Home in Plymouth assisted the family with arrangements.