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Betty J (Brooks) Shepard

October 18, 1947 ~ March 22, 2020 (age 72)

Obituary

Betty J. Shepard, 72 of Talbott, ended her courageous battle with kidney disease and went to her heavenly home Sunday, March 22, 2020.  She was retired from Howmet and was a member of Fernwood Baptist Church.

She was preceded in death by her father, George Brooks and mother, Pearl Hickey; brothers, Wade, Arlie and Wayne Brooks.

She is survived by her husband of 54 years, Melvin Shepard; son, Scott (Tammy) Shepard; daughter, Michelle (Martin) Jenkins; grandchildren; Mason Shepard, Chelsey, Candace, and Bryson Jenkins, Blaine (Hannah) Blanchard; great-grandchildren, Paisley Jenkins, Elle, Levi, Lilly and Wyatt Blanchard; brothers, Gene Brooks, Junior Hickey and Ricky Hickey; along with several nieces and nephews.

The family will have a private visitation Wednesday, March 25, 2020 from 1 – 2 P.M. in the chapel of Stetzer-Bales Funeral Home.  Private funeral services will follow at 2:00 P.M. with Rev. Travis Webb officiating.  Interment will follow in Jarnagin Cemetery.

Arrangements by Stetzer-Bales Funeral Home.

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Services

Receiving of Friends
Wednesday
March 25, 2020

1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Stetzer-Bales Funeral Home
146 East Main Street
Morristown, TN 37814

Funeral Service
Wednesday
March 25, 2020

2:00 PM
Stetzer-Bales Funeral Home
146 East Main Street
Morristown, TN 37814

Interment

Jarnagin Cemetery

Morristown, TN

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