AIKEN - Mr. Curtis O. "Pudden" Sheppard, 66, of Snipes Pond Road, died Sunday, June 18, 2000, at his residence.
The funeral will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday at Rivers Funeral Home with the Revs. Cardell Goodwin, John Huff and Bo Kelley officiating. Burial will be in Southlawn Cemetery, New Ellenton.
Mr. Sheppard, a native of Aiken County, had retired from KTY Clay Division. He was a member of Earle Church of God.
The family said, "He was an avid deer hunter."
Survivors include his wife, Betty Sheppard; four sons, Johnny Sheppard, Tony Sheppard, Chris Sheppard and Bruce Sheppard, all of Aiken; a brother, J.M. Sheppard, Aiken; three sisters, Rosalee Therelle, Charlotte, N.C., Ann Barrett, Langley, and Pat Fox, Aiken; and six grandchildren.
Pallbearers will be Mitch Coleman, Jake Waters, Mitch Johnson, Paul Kelly, Brad Kelly and Mile Johnson,
Friends may call at the residence,
The family will receive friends from 7 to 9 p.m. today at the funeral home.
The Augusta Chronicle June 20, 2000