Alfaird Shepherd, age 78, of Cumberland, KY, entered eternal rest on Tuesday, February 25, 2020, following a long illness.
He was born unto the union of the late Vester and Minnie Belle Pennington Shepherd in Cumberland, KY.
He was a true believer in the Pentecostal faith having been a member of the Pentecostal movement into this area. He was a retired rock mason, where he worked helping build and create the Kingdom Come State Park.
He is preceded in death by his daughter, Sanny Shepherd.
He leaves to mourn his passing, wife, Jewel Shepherd of Cumberland, KY, sons, Alfaird Wayne and Marlin Shepherd both of Cumberland, KY, Tex and Robby Smith both of Linefork, KY, daughters, Pam Jenkins of Lafollette, Tennessee, Cresty Halcomb and Rose Shepherd both of Cumberland, KY, Jo Ella Smith of Linefork, KY. A host of grandchildren, great grandchildren and special grandson, Kendal Caudill also survive.
Brother Buford Creech officiating
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