Chickashanews.com

Obituaries

April 16, 2013

Ralph Don Shepherd

— Ralph Don Shepherd

Ralph Don Shepherd, 72, former Fort Cobb resident, passed away Saturday, April 13, 2013 at Silver Crest Nursing Home in Anadarko. He was born Oct. 18, 1940 to William Herbert and Eva Lena (Stone) Shepherd in Fort Cobb.

He grew up in Fort Cobb and graduated from Fort Cobb High School. He was saved and Baptized at the First Baptist Church in Fort Cobb. He was a veteran of the United States Navy and a member of Northern California Retail Clerks Union.  He was employed by Safeway and Parade Food Stores.  Ralph loved fishing, hunting and baseball.  He coached Little League Baseball for many years in Hayward, Calif.

He was preceded in death by his parents,  William and Eva Shepherd, brothers, Wayne, Joe Ben and Bert, his sisters, Juanita, June, Irene and Jeannie.  He is survived by his wife, Jennie, his sons, Scott Shepherd and Steven Shepherd, grandchildren, Alyssa Bryant, Steven, Josh and Jacob, Shane, Jordan, Nickolas and Noah and great-grandson, Noah Bryant. step-children, Carmen Kaubin, Mildred Kaubin, Mike Tartsah and Tony Tartsah, brother, Bruce Shepherd and sisters, Estelee Wilson, Faye Jordon, Joyce Kenaga, Kaye Such, Marilyn Griffith,  step grandchildren, Kyle Klinekole, Derreck Klinekole, Alex Bandares and Zacariah Smith and numerous nieces, nephews, cousins and other relatives and friends.

A Celebration of Life will be at 11 a.m., Thursday, April 18, 2013 at the Fort Cobb Funeral Chapel in Fort Cobb. Rev. Matt Stewart will officiate. Military Graveside service by the Fort Sill Honor Team will follow. Services are under the direction of the Fort Cobb Funeral Home in Fort Cobb.

Condolences may be sent to www. smithfuneralservices.com

1
Text Only
Obituaries
  • Obit: Donald Britt "DB" Sanders

    July 23, 2014

  • Obit: Charles A. Bawden

    July 23, 2014

  • ANNIE ELIZABETH HORTON

    Annie Elizabeth Horton of Jonesboro, Texas went to be with her Lord at home on Sunday July 20, 2014. Celebration of Life will be held Tuesday, July 22 at 2:00 p.m. at Jonesboro High School and Wednesday July 23 at First Baptist Church of Lindsay, Oklahoma. at 11:00 a.m. with interment at Laverty Cemetery, Grady County Oklahoma. at 4:00 p.m.

    July 22, 2014

  • ROLAND DOUGLAS HEAVIN

    Graveside service for Roland Douglas Heavin, age 72 of Chickasha, Oklahoma, will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Tuesday, July 22, 2014 at Memory Lane Cemetery in Anadarko. Rev. Jimmy Wilson will officiate.

    July 22, 2014

  • 7-22 Obit Anderson Picture.jpg ETHEL ANDERSON

    Funeral service for Ethel Anderson, of Chickasha, OK will be held 10:00 a.m., Thursday July 24, 2014 in the Chapel of Sevier Funeral Home.

    July 22, 2014 1 Photo

  • HAROLD GEORGE TACKETT

    Funeral service for Harold George Tackett, of Chickasha, OK will be 1:00 p.m., Tuesday, July 22, 2014 at the Sevier Funeral Home Chapel.

    July 22, 2014

  • 7-20 Obit Stills Picture.jpg WINNIE MAE STILLS

    Funeral services for Winnie Mae Stills, 89, of Oklahoma City (previously of Amber), will be held at 10:00 a.m. Wednesday, July 23, 2014 in the Ferguson Funeral Home Chapel with Chaplain Harry Smith officiating.

    July 22, 2014 1 Photo

  • 7-20 Obit James Picture.jpg EDDIE FRANK JAMES

    Eddie Frank James, 37, of Coalgate, died Wednesday, July 16, 2014, in Alex, Oklahoma.  The son of Cynthia Ann (Henderson) James and Alfred Dail James, Jr., he was born September 19, 1976 in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma.

    July 22, 2014 1 Photo

  • 7-20 Obit Lawrence Picture.jpg NINA ROSE LAWRENCE

    Funeral for Nina Rose (Crickenberger) Lawrence, age 87 of Rush Springs will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Monday, July 21, 2014 in the Rush Springs United Methodist Church. 

    July 22, 2014 1 Photo

  • MARY WILLIAMS

    Funeral services for Mary Williams, 54, of Chickasha, OK is pending with Brown/Christian Funeral Home.

    July 22, 2014

Twitter Updates
Follow us on twitter
AP Video
Power to Be Restored After Wash. Wildfire Crashed Air Algerie Plane Found in Mali Israel Mulls Ceasefire Amid Gaza Offensive In Case of Fire, Oxygen Masks for Pets Mobile App Gives Tour of Battle of Atlanta Sites Anti-violence Advocate Killed, but Not Silenced. Dempsey: Putin May Light Fire and Lose Control Arizona Prison Chief: Execution Wasn't Botched Calif. Police Investigate Peacock Shooting Death Raw: Protesters, Soldiers Clash in West Bank Police: Doctor Who Shot Gunman 'Saved Lives' 'Modern Family' Star on Gay Athletes Coming Out MN Twins Debut Beer Vending Machine DA: Pa. Doctor Fired Back at Hospital Gunman Raw: Iowa Police Dash Cam Shows Wild Chase
Poll

Who do you blame for the current immigration crisis?

The President
Congress
Both are equally at fault
     View Results