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Iris Jeanette Shepherd, 85, Russell Co., KY (1930-2016)

She was a homemaker. She was a native of Indianapolis, IN, and a resident of Russell Springs, KY, at the time of her death. She was the daughter of the late Arthur Frank & Mattie Martz Jordan. She leaves on direct living descendant, a son, Arthur Noonkester, of Russell Springs, KY.
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Iris Jeanette Shepherd, 85, of Russell Springs, KY, died Monday, March 7, 2016 at the Lake Cumberland Regional Hospital, Somerset, KY.

Funeral service for Iris Shepherd will be 1pmCT, Wednesday, March 9, 2016 at the Bernard Funeral Home Chapel, 367 N Main Street, Russell Springs, Ky, with Pastor Fred Calkins officiating. Visitation will be after 10amCT, Wednesday, at the funeral home. Interment will be in the Tarter Cemetery.

Iris Jeanette Shepherd, 85, Russell Co., KY (1930-2016)

She was born August 5, 1930 in Indianapolis, Marion County, IN. She was the daughter of the late Arthur Frank & Mattie Martz Jordan. She died Monday, March 7, 2016, in Somerset, Pulaski County, KY, at the age of 85 years, seven months. and two days.

She was a homemaker.

  • Son: Arthur Noonkester, Russell Springs, KY

  • Brother: Arthur Dale Jordan, Russell Springs, KY
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Bernard Funeral Home, 367 N Main Street, Russell Springs, KY, is in charge of arrangements.

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