no avatar

Henry L. Shepherd

• Oct 29, 2015 at 11:35 AM

April 22, 1949 - July 28, 2007

GREENWICH - Henry L. Shepherd, 58, of Greenwich, died Saturday at Samaritan Regional Health System in Ashland after a two-month illness.

He was born April 22, 1949 in Magoffin County, Ky., son of the late Norman and Myrtle Shepherd. He had lived in the Greenwich area for the past 30 years. He worked for 28 years at Voisard in Shiloh.

He is survived by his wife, Geneva (Bradford) Shepherd, whom he married Oct. 2, 1967; children and their spouses, Darrell and Angela Shepherd of Ruggles, Anita Shepherd and her fianc Terry Salyers of Greenwich, Carolyn and Mike Cline of Shiloh, Ben and Wendy Shepherd of Shenandoah, Henry Shepherd Jr. and Heather Tallman of Plymouth, Denver Shepherd of Greenwich, Brandon Shepherd and his fiance Shauntell Spears of Greenwich and Adrian Shepherd of Greenwich; 13 grandchildren; a brother, Arvill Shepherd of Kentucky; and sisters and brothers-in-law, Brenda and Allen Kilgore, Eva and Robert Bailey, Linda and Reggie Shepherd and Teresa Shepherd, all of Kentucky.

He was preceded in death by a sister, sister-in-law and three brothers.

Friends may call from 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at First Baptist Church, 96, Townsend St., Greenwich, where funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday with the Rev. S.T. Adkins officiating.

Burial will follow in Edwards Grove Cemetery, Greenwich.

Eastman Funeral Home, 49 W. Main St., Greenwich, is handling the arrangements.