John William Shepherd, age 81 of Turner County Ga. died Thursday May 20, 2021 at his home.
John was born September 2, 1939 in Turner County Ga. to the late William D. and Mary L. Hobby Shepherd. He served his country honorably with the United States Air Force, later was with the Marine Base in Albany for over 20 years. He also farmed most of his adult life. He was a member of Inaha Baptist Church
Survivors include his wife of 58 years, Mildred S. Shepherd, one son John (Ann) Shepherd Jr., one daughter, Angelia (Donnie) Cook, seven grandchildren, ten great grandchildren and one sister, Jane S. Cook.
In addition to his parents, John was preceded in death by one grandson and two sisters.