BROOKSVILLE — Lanny E. Shepherd, 78, of Alexandria, died Tuesday, Aug. 28, 2018, at St. Elizabeth Hospice in Edgewood.

He was born on Sept. 5, 1939, to the late Sherman and Myrtle Irene Craig Shepherd.

He was the manager at Southern Leather Company.

He is survived by his wife Janice Cummins Shepherd whom he married June 17, 1960. He is also survived by his three sons, Todd Shepherd of Alexandria, Scott Shepherd of Rockledge, Fla., and Bryan Shepherd of Ft. Thomas; five grandchildren, Mikala Shepherd, Braydon Shepherd, Alexus Shepherd, Grant Shepherd, and Abby Maines; two sisters, Marguerite Carl and Charlotte Galloway; and one brother, Ralph Shepherd.

He was preceded in death by a grandson, Grayson Shepherd; a sister, Delores Carl, and a brother, Sherman “Buddy” Shepherd.

Funeral will be 11 a.m., Saturday, at Moore and Parker Funeral Home in Brooksville.

Visitation will be 6-9 p.m., on Friday at the funeral home.

Burial will be in Johnsville Cemetery.

Memorials may be given to A.A. Southgate Group or charity of choice.

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