Edwards Funeral Home

201 North 12th Street, Fort Smith, AR


David Russell Shepherd, Jr.

March 7, 1943December 4, 2019

David Russell Shepherd, Jr 76, of Fort Smith, AR passed away on December 4, 2019. He was born March 7, 1943 in Fort Smith, AR to David Russell Shepherd and Marguerita Velma Duty Shepherd. David is preceded in death by his parents, one daughter, Brenda Smith; one son, Thomas Smith; sister, Jane Sisco.

He is survived by his loving wife, Ann Shepherd; one daughter Shelia Smith of Fort Smith; two grandsons, Steven Christenson and wife Cortney of Huntington, Trent Kittrell of Fort Smith; two great grandsons, Beau and Wyatt Christenson; a sister Becky Sisco.

A memorial service will be scheduled for a later date. Services are entrusted to Edwards Funeral Home.

Memorials may be made to Cornerstone Freewill Baptist Church, 895 Ray Fine Blvd, Roland, Oklahoma 74954.


David Russell Shepherd, Jr.

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Stephen & Kathy Williams

December 9, 2019

Please accept our deepest sympathies

Shelia Smith

December 7, 2019

Dad you will forever be missed. Life will not be the same without you here. Love and miss you ❤️❤️❤️