William (Bill) Stuckey Shepherd
Irwinton, GA – William (Bill) Shepherd, 68, went to be with his Lord and Savior June 28, 2016. Funeral services will be held Friday July 1, 2016 at 2 pm in the Jeffersonville Church of God. Burial will be in the Dublin Memorial Gardens. The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 pm Thursday evening at the funeral home. Rev. Calvin Anderson, Rev. Blake Payne, Rev. Robbie Shepherd and Rev. Gary Walker will be officiating.
Mr. Shepherd was born in Wilkinson County to the late Frank Marion Shepherd and Janie Ethel Stuckey Shepherd. He was co-owner of Shepherd Brothers Timber, and was a member of Day Star Church of God in Macon. Mr. Bill was also a member of the Four County Exchange Club and the Board of Directors for Oconee EMC. Mr. Bill was preceded in death by a grandson Jacob Payne.
Survivors include his wife of 50 years Gail Little Shepherd. Children, Robbie (Lisa) Shepherd, Lynn (Jeff) Payne, Mark (Christie) Shepherd, and Jay (Lacey) Shepherd. Siblings, Frank (Susan) Shepherd, Faye (Wayne) Bridges, and Hilda Shepherd. Nine Grandchildren and Three Great Grandchildren.
In lieu of flowers the family ask to make contributions to Pine Pointe Hospice 6261 Peake Road Macon, GA 31210
Reece Funeral Home in Jeffersonville has charge of arrangements.