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Nancy (Parlier) Shepherd

May 31, 1943 ~ March 18, 2022 (age 78)

Obituary

Nancy Shepherd, age 78, of Piney Creek; passed away Friday, March 18th, 2022 at Margate Health and Rehab in Jefferson, NC.

Nancy was born May 31st, 1943 in Alleghany County to the late Ray and Evelyn Perry Parlier. Nancy worked as a Teacher's Assistant at Sparta School for many years. She was a member of God's Will Missionary Baptist Church. She enjoyed her family and her cats.

Survivors include her husband of 57 years, Jim Shepherd of the home; a daughter, Stacy Hoots and husband Rob of High Point, NC; two grandsons: Gavin and Liam Hoots; a sister, Mary Rector of Piney Creek; nieces, nephews, extended family and lots of friends also survive.

Funeral Services to honor the life of Nancy will be held at 1:00 pm Monday, March 21st, 2022 in the chapel of Thomas Family Funeral Service with Reverend Homer Murdock and Reverend Allen Huffman officiating. Interment will follow at Piney Creek UMC Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 11:30 am until time of the service at the funeral home.

In lieu of food and flowers, memorials may be made to Piney Creek Cemetery Fund c/o Sara McMillan, 1297 Garvey Road, Piney Creek, NC 28663 or to God's Will Missionary Baptist Church, 1629 Grandview Dr. Sparta, NC 28675.

The family would like to especially thank Mary Rector, Pastor Murdock, Dr. Digel, and the staff at Margate Nursing and Rehab.

Thomas Family Funeral Service is honored to be serving the Shepherd Family. If you wish, online tributes may be extended to the family at www.thomasfamilyfs.com.

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Services

Visitation
Monday
March 21, 2022

11:30 AM to 1:00 PM
Thomas Family Funeral Service
115 Hawthorne Street
Sparta, NC 28675

Funeral Service
Monday
March 21, 2022

1:00 PM
Thomas Family Funeral Service
115 Hawthorne Street
Sparta, NC 28675

Interment following funeral service
Monday
March 21, 2022

Piney Creek UMC Cemetery
296 Pugh Road
Piney Creek, NC 28663

Donations

Piney Creek Cemetery Fund c/o Sara McMillan
1297 Garvey Road, Piney Creek NC 28663

God's Will Missionary Baptist Church
1629 Grandview Dr., Sparta NC 28675

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