Learn how you can help support free online genealogy

Site Index |  History |  Native |  OK Counties |  Towns |  Library |  Photos |  Churches |  Funeral | 
Cemeteries |  Burial |  Obits |  Bios |  Bible |  Census |  Military |  Land |  Marriage |  Home | 

Search this site or the web powered by FreeFind

Site search Web search

Search WWW Search rootsweb.com
Search genealogy.rootsweb.com

This webpage was protected by HTMLProtector

Orville Malone Shepherd
January 24, 1917 - May 12, 1978

Obit, Woodward News 14 May 1978

Funeral services for Orville M. Shepherd, 61, will be at 10 A.M. monday, May 15, 1978 in Faith United Methodist church. The Rev. Clinton Heusel, pastor, will officiate. Burial will be in De Bolt Cemetery at Arnett, under direction of Good Samaritan Funeral Service.

In lieu of flowers the family suggests that contributions be made to the Leader Dog for the Blind Program, a Lions Club project, with the funeral home acting as custodian.

Orville M. Shepherd was born January 24, 1917 in Catsby, Okla. He served in the U. S. Navy in WW II. In 1938 he was married to Wilma Spencer in Oklahoma City. They made their home in Pacoima, Calif. where he worked in a radiator repair shop. He was active in Lions Club and Boy Scouts of America while in California. In 1969 they moved to Woodward and he purchased and operated the Woodward Radiator Service.

He was a member of VFW Post 1335 in Woodward.

Mr. Shepherd died May 12 in Newman Memorial Hospital in Shattuck.

He is survived by his wife of the home; four daughters, Mrs. Alice McGeachy and Mrs. Donna Buckley, both of Saugus, Calif. Mrs. Sandy Bergeron and Mrs. Sherri Huff, both of Baton Rouge, La; one son, David Shepherd of Woodward; one brother, John Shepherd of Fargo; his step-father, Roy Briggs of Woodward; 15 grandchildren, one great grandchild.

Submitted by Dreyer, daughter of Orville Shepherd


 Copyright 2000-2007 Donna Dreyer and NWOGS/ECHS
The copyright (s) on this page must appear on all
copied and/or printed material.
All rights reserved!
Commercial use of material within this site is prohibited!

Northwest Oklahoma Genealogical Society Logo
Northwest Oklahoma Genealogical Society

We support USGenNet.org
Hosted by USGenNet.org
Learn how you can help support free online genealogy

This nonprofit research site is an independent affiliate of both the American History and Genealogy Project (AHGP) and the American Local History Network (ALHN), and hosted at no charge by USGenNet, a nonprofit historical and genealogical Safe-Site ServerTM solely supported by tax-deductible contributions. No claim is made to the copyrights of individual submitters, and this site complies fully with USGenNet's Nonprofit Conditions of Use.

You are the 2665th Visitor to this Site
This page was last updated
Tuesday, 05-Jun-2007 15:03:29 CDT