Sarah Norma Hager Sheppard, 84 formerly of Naylor, Mo, was born February 10, 1933 at Reyno, Arkansas to the late Robert Cleveland Hager and Dorothy Duff Hager.  She departed this life on October 13, 2011 in Desoto, Missouri.

On March 24, 2952 she was married to Vurl “Dick” Sheppard. He preceded her in death on March 10, 2006.

She is survived by one daughter, Betty Marlene Coplin and husband Gary of Festus, Mo.. one sister, Louise Dollins and one brother, Robert Hager and wife Patsy of Hazelwood, Mo.  Two grandchildren also survive, Janet Lynn Thomas, and  Michael Wayne Coplin as well as one great grandchild, Christopher Nicholas Koutsios.

Visitation for Mrs Sheppard will be held in the Fowler-Sullivan Memorial Chapel Saturday October 15, 2011 starting at 6:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m.. Funeral will begin at 1:00 P.M. Sunday October 16, 2011 . Burial will be in the Cochran Cemetery following services. Ron Fowler officiating.