Beverly “Priss” Shepherd obit

Beverly “Priss” Shepherd, 69, of Channing, Texas, died Sunday, Jan. 30, 2005 in Channing.
Shepherd was born Nov. 15, 1935 on the Mel Davis Ranch in Gray County to James LeRoy and Bernice Lee (Andis) O’Neal. She attended school in Lefors, Texas. Later she moved to Clarendon, Texas where she met and married Richard Clyde Shepherd on Sept. 18, 1954. They moved to Channing and the to the McCloy Ranch around Nara Visa, N.M. They lived and worked there for 34 Years. Shepherd drove a bus and cooked for the Amistad School. In 1994, the couple retired and moved back to Channing, Texas.
Shephard was preceded in death by her parents, one brother and one sister.
Survivors include husband: Richard Clyde Shepherd of Channing, Texas; two daughters, Linda and her husband Dennis Preston of Stinnett, Texas, abd Cindi and her husband Don Cates of Dumas, Texas; three brothers, Boots O’Neal of Vernon, Texas, Wes O’Neal of Holiday, Texas, and Joe O’Neal of Electra, Texas; two sisters, Pat Gattis of Irving, Texas and Mary Kay Mangum of Lefors, Texas; three granddchildren and one great grandchild.
Services are at 2:00 PM Wednesday, February 2, 2005 at the Church of Christ in Dalhart, Texas. Burial will follow at the Channing Cemetery in Channing, Texas.
Memorials can be made to Channing Cemetery Fund, c/o Hartley County Courthouse and Dumas Memorial Hospice in Dumas, Texas.