Joy Ellen Shepard, 84, of Union Street, Bluefield, WV, passed away on October 19, 2017 in Pounding Mill, VA.
Born on October 12, 1933 in Bramwell, she was a daughter of the late John C. and Caroline Lambert Lewis. She was of the Pentecostal Holiness faith and was a former nurse.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Albert Lloyd Shepard; 2 brothers and 1 sister.
Survivors include: 2 daughters: Linda Walker of Merritt Island, FL and Tammy Mitchem of Abbs Valley, VA; 9 grandchildren; 15 great grandchildren and 3 great-great grandchildren.
Graveside services will be conducted on Friday, October 27, 2017 at 11:00 AM at Woodlawn Memorial Park in Bluewell. Those wishing to attend are asked to meet at Cravens-Shires Funeral at 10:45 AM.
Online condolences will be accepted at www.cravens-shires.com.
Cravens-Shires Funeral Home in Bluewell is serving the family.
Published on October 26, 2017