Carol Shepherd age 63 of Gunlock, Ky., wife of Jerry Shepherd passed away on Friday May 8, 2020 at the Hospice Care Center in Hazard, Ky. She was born March 12, 1957 in Magoffin County, to the late Homer and Beatrice Allen Shepherd. Survivors include her husband, two daughters, Tammy (Jerry) Johnson of Salyersville, Kentucky, Tina (C. J.) Wireman of Gunlock, Kentucky, five brothers, Virgil Shepherd of Royalton, Kentucky, Arbria Shepherd of Michigan, Bill Shepherd of Oakley, Kentucky, Robert Shepherd of David, Kentucky, Johnny Shepherd of Floyd County, Kentucky, three sisters, Darcus Shepherd of Gunlock, Kentucky, Elisha Hylton of Gunlock, Kentucky, Debbie Thompson of Prestonsburg, Kentucky, and one grandson, Dylan Minix.
In addition to her parents, Carol is preceded in death by three brothers, Homer "Big Bear" Shepherd, Jr., Paul Shepherd, Ricky Darrell Shepherd (infant), and one sister, Janice Fay Fitzpatrick.
A private graveside service for immediate family only was held Tuesday, May 12, 2020 from the Shepherd Cemetery at Gunlock, Kentucky.
This is in accordance with the mandate issued by the Governor Andy Beshear due to COVID 19.
Arrangements were under the direction of the Magoffin County Funeral Home.