James Shepherd, 47, of Osceola, died in Memphis, Tenn., Monday, May 14, 2007. Mr. Shepherd was a member of Holy Trinity Church of God in Osceola.
He was preceded in death by his father, James William Franklin Shepherd, and a brother, Thomas Ramsey.
He is survived by his wife, Sherry Shepherd of Osceola; a son, Mitchell Shepherd of Osceola; two brothers, Virgil Thompson of Milligan Ridge and Robert Shepherd of Osceola; a sister, Rebecca Broughman of Luxora.
Visitation was held Tuesday evening at Roller-Swift Funeral Home in Osceola. The funeral was held at 2 p.m. Wednesday at Holy Trinity Church of God with interment at Sandy Ridge Cemetery in Burdette.
The family requests anyone wishing to leave a lasting memorial consider the Holy Trinity Church of God in Osceola.