Richard S. Sheppard (AUGUSTA, Ga.)

AUGUSTA, Ga. - Richard S. Sheppard, 54, husband of Nancy Dempsey Sheppard, of Blairs Lane, entered into rest May 10, 2011. No services will be held. Mr. Sheppard was born in Augusta and was a painter with the Richmond County Board of Education. He was an avid hunter and fisherman. Additional survivors include his daughters, Christy Sheppard (Heather), and April Sheppard (Andrew Barr); his son Richard C. Sheppard; granddaughters, Halley Taylor and Alexis Pasley; grandsons, Jackson Sheppard and Carson Sheppard; and many other cherished nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends. In lieu of flowers, contributions, food, and prayers may be sent to April Sheppard, 2307 Tudor Dr., Augusta, Georgia 30906. Chance(s)and(s)Hydrick Funeral Directors 2502 Richmond Hill Road Augusta, Ga. 30906. Sign the guestbook at

The Augusta Chronicle-May 15, 2011