MEEKS, Ga. - Funeral services for Gerald L. Sheppard, age 44, will be held today at 2 p.m. at Corinth United Methodist Church with interment to follow in the church cemetery. Rev. Tommy Veal will officiate. He was born in Emanuel County and has made his home in the Meeks Community for the most of his life. He was employed by Sheppards Restaurant in Meeks. He is survived by his wife, Charlene Sheppard of Meeks; parents, Lamar and Lowell Sheppard of Meeks; brothers, Steven Sheppard of Kite and Terry Kight of Macon. The family may be contacted at their residence. Pallbearers will be Bill Grant, Ronnie Hutcheson, Melvin Holder, Danny Powell, Kenny Powell and Jeff Hutcheson. Stanley Funeral Home of Wrightsville has charge of arrangements.
The Augusta Chronicle May 13, 2002