Beatrice Shepherd, age 76, of La Follette, departed this life on Wednesday, August 5, 2020. She was born June 5th, 1944 in Campbell County to the late Albert and Willie (Mason) Shepherd. Ms. Shepherd graduated from Jacksboro HS and received her nursing certification in La Follette.

Ms. Shepherd is survived by her Aunts Cora Cox, Dean Shepherd and June Shepherd, and her Uncle Wendell Shepherd and wife Ginny. She is also survived by a number of other relatives as well as special friends Suzy Wilson and Malcolm Beach.
A private graveside ceremony will be held on Monday, August 10th at the Grantsboro Baptist Church Cemetery and officiated by John David Shepherd.

Ms. Shepherd’s guestbook may be viewed at

The family has entrusted the care of Beatrice Shepherd to Martin Wilson Funeral Home “Where families matter most”