Evelyn Anna Shepherd


Evelyn Anna Shepherd, 95, of Commiskey died at 2 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 11, 2016, at the home of her daughter in North Vernon.

Survivors include her daughters, Ruby A. Brown of Hinton, Oklahoma, Madge (Charlie) Shell of North Vernon and Gena (Robert) Cassidy of Commiskey; 17 grandchildren; 43 great-grandchildren; 15 great-great-grandchildren; and a great-great-great-grandson.

She was preceded in death by her husband, George Alvin Shepherd; sons, Alvin D. and Donald W. Shepherd; and a daughter, Anna M. Shoptaw.

The funeral service will be at 1 p.m. Saturday at Dove-Sharp & Rudicel Funeral Home and Cremation Services in North Vernon. Burial will be at Hopewell Cemetery in Commiskey.

Visitation will be from 11 a.m. until time of service Saturday.

Memorials may be made to donor’s choice of charity.