Lourena Shepherd, age 77, of Kendallville, died Monday, June 21, 2021 at Lutheran Life Villages in Kendallville. Mrs. Shepherd was born in Weeksbury, Kentucky on July 15, 1943 to the late Astor and Ruby (Spriggs) Meade. She married Eugene Shepherd on February 15, 1960 in Clintwood, Virginia. Eugene preceded her in death on March 3, 2012.
Son, Freddie Shepherd of Kendallville.
Son, Tim and Rhonda Shepherd of Kendallville.
Son, Shane and Lucinda Shepherd of Kendallville.
10 grandchildren and 15 great grandchildren.
Sister, Mary and Hugh Tuttle of Kendallville.
She was preceded in death by two sons, Carson Shepherd in 2016 and Todd Shepherd in 2012; sister, JoAnn Goodman; brothers, Bud Meade, Dick Meade and Doc Meade; and an infant brother and sister.
Visitation will be held Sunday, June 27, 2021 from 3:00 – 7:00 PM at Harbor of Love Baptist Church, Kendallville.
Funeral services will be held Monday, June 28, 2021 a1:00 PM at Harbor of Love Baptist Church with Rev. Charles Mosley officiating.
Burial will follow at Orange Cemetery near Rome City.
Casket bearers will be Joshua Shepherd, Noah Shepherd, Matthew Shepherd, Abram Shepherd, Randy Shepherd and Michael Stanley.
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