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Verna Elizabeth Shepherd

February 3, 1962 — July 10, 2022

Dothan, Al

Verna Elizabeth Shepherd

Verna Elizabeth Shepherd was born on February 3, 1962 to late Clara and Samuel Thames.

She was preceded in death by her parents and three brothers: Kenneth Rabb, Michael Sanders, and Robert Sanders.

She leaves to cherish her memories her beautiful loving daughter Vestacia (Quentin) Braswell, three grandchildren: Rashion (Meci), Zya (Quay), Chad (Leigh Anne), three great grandchildren: De’Zyrion, Ja’Nyliah, Ja’Nygiah; three brothers: Arthur (Evonne) Sanders, Warren (Linda) Thames, Lavell (Kathleen) Thames; one sister: Beverly (Ronald) Davis, six bonus sisters: Loretta Davis, Bernadine Dixon, Janice Allen, Ruby McCants, Pamela Lamb, Daisy Mae Dalton, two god daughters: Lawana King, Catayshia Harris, special daughters: Yolanda Lynn, Tywanda Batten, Shamyra Dunbar, Lashonon Price, special sons/ nephews: Vincent Sanders, Murray Love, Damien Dixon, Kent Dixon, Paul Allen III, a host of aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, as well as many beloved friends, and special friend Jimmy King.

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Sunday, July 17, 2022

2:00 - 4:00 pm (Central time)

Unity Funeral Home Chapel

1215 Leona Street, Dothan, AL 36303

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