Ruby Madeline Shepard, 97, of Jacksonville died Friday, Nov.24, 2017 at Onslow Memorial Hospital. Funeral services will be Tuesday at 11am at Jones Funeral Home with Pastor Gary Shepard officiating. The burial will follow at Onslow Memorial Park.
She was preceded by her husband, Clifton Thompson Shepard. She is survived by her five sons, Donald, Anthony, Jeffrey, Tim “Stimy” Shepard all of Jacksonville and Allen Shepard of Hampstead, a sister, Mary Ellen Brown of Jacksonville, eleven grandchildren and nine great grandchildren.
The family will receive friends Tuesday from 10 till 11am at the funeral home. Electronic condolence may be sent to