O’Neil Shepherd, age 85, of Sanford, passed away on Thursday, October 7, 2021 at his home.
He was born in Dillon, South Carolina on November 18, 1935 to the late Luther Shepherd and Fannie Lou Price Shepherd. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his loving wife of 60 years, Martha Ray Oakley Shepherd. Mr. Shepherd was retired after a 30-year career with Kelly-Springfield.
He is survived by his son Terence Shepherd of Sanford and sister Katie Lee Moody of South Carolina.
The family will receive friends on Saturday, October 16, 2021 from 6:00 PM until 8:00 PM at Bridges-Cameron Funeral Home. A graveside service will be held at Shallow Well Church Cemetery on Sunday, October 17, 2021 at 2:00 PM with Rev. Robert Thomas officiating