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Phyllis Ann Shepherd

MCCONNELLS -- Mrs. Phyllis Ann Hughes Shepherd, 65, of 1745 E. Chappell Road, passed away at home, surrounded by her loving family, on Friday, September 26, 2008.

A daughter to the late Samuel and Polly Hughes, Mrs. Shepherd was born in Floyd County, Ky. Mrs. Shepherd was a loving wife, mother and grandmother.

She is survived by her daughters, Mary Tackett and Dawna Shepherd of McConnells; son, Gordon D. Shepherd of Rock Hill; three grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; and brothers, Bill and Chick Hughes of Martin, Ky. She was preceded in death by her husband, Gordon L. Shepherd; parents; sister, Thelma Robinson; and brother, Bud Hughes.

A special thank you to the staff of Hospice & Community Care and caregiver, Gail Shue.

A Celebration of Life Memorial Service will be 3 p.m. Monday, September 29, 2008, in the Chapel of Bass-Cauthen Funeral Home, conducted by the Rev. Rick Sturgis. Interment will be private.

The family will receive friends at the residence.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be sent to Hospice & Community Care, P.O. Box 993, Rock Hill, SC 29731.

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Bass-Cauthen Funeral Home and Cremation Center is serving the family.