Kathleen Shepherd. 71, LaGrange, died Saturday, February 25, 2012 at Parkview Hospital in Ft. Wayne.
She was born August 20, 1940 in Knott County, Ky., to John and Rhoda (Price) Jent.
She was a homemaker all her life.
She was married August 6, 1956, in Knott County, Ky., to Elmer Shepherd Sr. He survives.
Also surviving are one son, Elmer Shepherd Jr., LaGrange; three daughters, Patricia and Barry McIntire, Topeka, Peggy McAfee, Topeka, and Bonnie Shepherd, LaGrange; five grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; and four sisters.
She was preceded in death by two brothers.
Private family burial will be held.
Carney-Frost Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.