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John Edwin Shepherd

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“John will always have a special place in my heart. We were very close during our Southern Life years. John was a very bright man. I've never known...Read More »
1 of 5 | Posted by: JIM TATUM - Birmingham, AL

“John Ed was a sweet and wonderful man but having the parents he was blessed with he had no choice. He looks like my beloved Uncle Grant and I am...Read More »
2 of 5 | Posted by: Wanda Watkins - Bessemer, AL

3 of 5 | Posted by: Suzanne Burch - Slidell, LA

“John Ed was a special person. Smart, generous, self-sacrificing and hard working are just a few thoughts that come to mind. I had the privilege of...Read More »
4 of 5 | Posted by: Jim Tatum - Birmingham, AL

“Me and my family lived a half of block from the Shepherd family. Great family. Miss them all. Not a bad one in the bunch. ”
5 of 5 | Posted by: Julian (Bubba) Morris - AL

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John passed away on Sunday, September 8, 2019.

John was a resident of Mobile, Alabama at the time of passing.

Mr. Shepherd was a graduate of West End High School where he served as captain of the football team and President of the Student Body.

He served his country as a part of the greatest generation in the U.S. Army Air Corps.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Shepherd Center Foundation, 2020 Peachtree Road NW, Atlanta, GA 30309-1465, St. Ignatius Church Building Fund, Dauphin Way Methodist Church or your favorite charity.