The Richmond Register

December 5, 2012

Abe Shepherd, 41


Hall Funeral Home Chapel

MADISON COUNTY — Abe Shepherd, 41


Abe Enoch Shepherd, age 41, of Richmond, husband of Samantha Grieb Shepherd, passed away Saturday, December 1, 2012.

He was born July 9, 1971, in La Grange , Ind., the son of Abe Shepherd Sr. and the late Marcella Combs Shepherd.

He was an employee of the Madison County School System. He was working to obtain a master’s degree in secondary education from the University of the Cumberlands.

In addition to his wife and father, Abe is survived by: two daughters, Kaitlynn Rae Shepherd and Lexi Payton Shepherd, maternal grandmother Dorothy Conley Combs; one sister, Karen Machelle Shepherd, Irvine; two special aunts, Betty Karen (John) Conley, Garrett, Ky., and Cora Ann (James) Whitaker, Drayton Plains, Mich. He is also survived by several cousins.

Funeral services for Abe Enoch Shepherd were conducted Tuesday, December 4, 2012, at 11 a.m. in the Hall Funeral Home Chapel, Martin, Ky., with Jerry Manns officiating. Entombment followed at Highlands Memorial Park, Staffordsville, Ky.