Originally created 10/14/00

Mrs. Thelma Sheppard



Mrs. Thelma Lee Sheppard, 74, died Friday, Oct. 13, 2000, at her residence.

No services will be held.

Mrs. Sheppard, a native of Louisville, was a homemaker.

The family said, "She was a loving mother and grandmother and will be missed."

Survivors include her husband, Grady S. Sheppard; three sons, Charles Sheppard, Gilbert Sheppard and Richard S. Sheppard, all of Augusta; two daughters, Linda Richardson and Connie Reynolds, both of Augusta; four brothers, Cleon Beasley, Harlem, Elton Beasley, Augusta, Felton Beasley, Stapleton, and Ernest Brooks, Hephzibah; two sisters, Cleo Gosnell and Nelie Criswell, both of Augusta; and 10 grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.

Platt's Funeral Home, Crawford Avenue, is in charge of arrangements.

The Augusta Chronicle Oct. 14, 2000