Betty Jane Shepherd



Betty Jane Wallace Shepherd, 72, of Kings Mountain, formerly of Salisbury, passed away Monday, January 22, 2018 at CaroMont Medical Center in Gastonia. She was born September 8, 1944 in South Carolina, the daughter Ident Collins Wallace.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Robert Hugh Shepherd, who she married January 26, 1980. Betty was of Baptist faith.
She worked for Perfection Mills, Lutheran Services for the Aging, and later as a homemaker.
She is survived by her son Shawn Lee Anderson (Pam) of Kings Mountain, daughters, Evelyn Owensby (Rick) of Kings Mountain, Rebecca Bowen (Paul) of Grover, NC, and Dana McManus (Justin) of Salisbury, nine grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren.
A Graveside Service will be held at 1:00 pm, Thursday, January 25, 2018 at Salisbury National Cemetery, 501 Statesville Blvd., Salisbury, NC 28144, conducted by her son.
Lyerly Funeral Home is serving the Shepherd family.

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