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William "Bill" Sheppard Jr

May 11, 1953 — February 13, 2023


William "Bill" Sheppard Jr


William "Bill" Sheppard Jr., 69, of the Balsam Community, passed away Monday February13, 2023.
A native of Summerville, SC, Bill was the son of Nadine Colson Sheppard and the late William Sheppard Sr.
Bill was the owner of Summerville Foreign Car Center for 45 years. He retired in 2015 and enjoyed sitting out on his porch and watching his bears and hummers. He also enjoyed anything to do with trains or ships. He loved camping, fishing, hiking and Catalooche was one of his favorite places.

He is survived by his wife of 49 years Janis Kay Sheppard
Daughter; Amy Lynn (Aaron) Earl of Charleston, SC
Son; William Christopher Sheppard of Summerville, SC
4 Grandchildren; Vivian, Liam, Michael and Colson
2 Sisters; Lori Ann (Jerry) Peace of Florence, SC
                  Jill (Charlie) Smith of Bonneau, SC
A Celebration of Bills life will be held 2:00 PM Saturday February 18, 2023 in the Chapel of Appalachian Funeral Services with the Rev. Mike Farmer officiating

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Celebration of Life

Saturday, February 18, 2023

2:00 - 3:00 pm (Eastern time)

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