Mildred Edith Glover Shepherd, age 94, of Bristol, Va., went to be with the Lord on Monday, September 9, 2019 at NHC of Bristol. She was born April 21, 1925 in Bristol, Tenn., a daughter, John D. and Elsie May Glover. Mildred was a charter member of Fairmount Presbyterian Church and was active in the Presbyterian Women’s Ministry. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Roy E. Shepherd; two sisters; and one brother.
She is survived by her daughter, Donna Washam and husband Charles; son, Mark Shepherd and wife Daniella; grandchildren, Amy Doss and husband John, Jon Oliver and wife Crystal; great grandchildren, Alicia Doss and Andrea Doss; and great-great granddaughter, Brynleigh Doss.
A graveside service will be held 1 p.m. Wednesday, September 25, 2019 at Glenwood Cemetery with Pastor Scott Price officiating. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to American Cancer Society, 871 Weisgarber Rd, Knoxville, TN 37909.
Online condolences may be registered at www.weaverfuneralhome.net. Arrangements have been made with Weaver Funeral Home and Cremation Services.