William Paul Shepard

December 5, 1943 - November 9, 2014
William Paul Shepard


William Paul Shepard, 70, of Sneads Ferry died Nov. 9, 2014.
Memorial will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 12 at Salem Baptist Church, Sneads Ferry.
He was a commercial fisherman and businessman.
Survivors include his wife, Sandra Foster Shepard; daughters, Lynn Mandl, Beverly Marley; sister, Esther Fay Woolard; brother, Melvin M. Shepard Jr.; five grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.
The family will receive friends following the service in the fellowship hall.
Memorials may be made at Salem Baptist Church Youth Group, 128 Sneads Ferry Rd., Sneads Ferry, NC 28460.

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  • November 14, 2014
    Mike Whaley says:
    My thoughts and prayers to each of Paul's family. Cherish the memories you shared to face each day without him. God bless each of you. Mike Whaley (grandson of Mertie Shepard King)