Green Lawn Abbey

Sheppard, James T.

James T. Sheppard
Born 1870
Died 1948
James T. Sheppard, 78, of 91 Stanberry Av, president of Nelson-Sheppard Co., food brokers, 145 N. High St., and a director of Ohio National Bank, died Friday at his home.
Mr. Sheppard came here 43 years ago from Nelsonville, where he was born. He was a member of St. Alban's Episcopal Church, Masonic Lodge at Nelsonville and Columbus Country Club.
Surviving are his wife, Mrs. Jean Benbow Sheppard; a daughter, Mrs. Walter Millis of New York City; one brother, Charles G. Sheppard of Nelsonville; two sisters, Mrs, Orrin Thacker, Sr., and Mrs. Harry H. Edington, both of 2620 E. Main St; and a grandson, Sheppard Black of the residence.
Funeral service will be Monday at 10:30 a.m. at the residence. Entombment will be in Green Lawn Abbey by Edward E. Fisher.
The family requests omission of flowers.
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