Jones Funeral Chapel
927 W. G.L. Smith Street / P.O. Box 414
| Morgantown, KY 42261
Tel: 1-270-526-3342
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Cheryl (Embry) Shephard

September 25, 1980 ~ March 8, 2019 (age 38)

Cheryl Embry Shephard,38 of Morgantown, KY passed away Friday March 8, 2019 at Centennial Medical Center in Nashville, TN. Cheryl was born September 25, 1980 to Barry W. and Melissa J. Lindsey Embry. She was a member of Green Valley Church of Christ  and attended Living Faith Baptist Church in Hartford, Kentucky. Cheryl was a Butler County High School graduate class of 1998, Western Kentucky University 2002 graduate and a member of the National Honors Touring Band where she toured Europe and played music. She loved her 4 dogs treating them like her children, she loved reading, quilting and crocheting. She is preceded in death by her grandfather J.C. Lindsey and one nephew Marcus Barks. 

Cheryl Embry Shephard is survived by her husband of 7 years Paul Shephard of Morgantown, KY; parents Barry and Melissa Embry of Morgantown, KY; one sister Lynzie Embry of Morgantown, KY; one brother Timmy Embry (Jessica) of Morgantown, KY; grandparents Nancy Lindsey of Morgantown, KY and Pendleton and Janet Embry of Morgantown, KY; father and mother in law Jerry and Nancy Shephard of Beaver Dam, KY; brother in law Chris Shephard (Andria) of Beaver Dam, KY; three nieces Gabbie, Danica and Mollie Shephard all of Beaver Dam, KY; three nephews Mason Barks, Miles Embry and Noah Cockerell all of Morgantown, KY and one great niece Riley Grace Barks. 

Funeral services will be held at the Jones Funeral Chapel Monday March 11, 2019 at 12:00pm with Bro. Greg Hillard officiating. Burial will be held Hill Haven Memory Garden. Visitation will be held on Sunday March 10, 2019 from 4:00pm - 8:00pm and Monday 8:00am until funeral time at 12:00pm at the Jones Funeral Chapel. Please share any photos, memories, condolences or light a candle in memory of Cheryl at

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