Dorothy Shepherd, age 84 of La Vergne and formerly of the Little Trace Community in Clay County, TN, passed away Tuesday morning, February 21, 2017 at the Vanderbilt University Medical Center in Nashville, TN. Dorothy is at the Anderson & Son Funeral Home in Red Boiling Springs, TN.
Funeral Services for Dorothy Shepherd will be conducted Friday afternoon, February 24, 2017 at 1:00 p.m. from the chapel of Anderson & Son Funeral Home in Red Boiling Springs, TN with Teresa Taylor officiating. Interment will follow in the Whitley Cemetery.
Visitation with the family will begin Friday 9 a.m. until her service at 1:00 p.m.
Survivors include: husband, Gene Shepherd of La Vergne; sons & daughters-in-law, Jonathan & Martha Shepherd of Lebanon, Philip & Deborah Shepherd of Stockbridge, GA, David & Ellen Shepherd of McDonough, GA; daughter & son-in-law, Sharon & Steve Boone of La Vergne; sister, Laurel Harding of Levin, New Zealand; brother, Neville Dixon of Melburn, Australia; 8 grandchildren and 5 great-grandchilden. Arrangements by ANDERSON & SON FUNERAL HOME DIRECTORS, Red Boiling Springs, TN. 615-699-2191. www.andersonandsonfuneralhomes.com