Danny Shepard

June 5, 1961 ~ June 23, 2021 (age 60)


Mr. Danny Shepard was born June 5, 1961 to the late George Shepard, Sr. and Alma J. Shepard.

He attended the public schools of Kershaw  County, SC and furthered his education at Johnson C. Smith University in Charlotte, North Carolina.

Danny received his early religious training at  Progressive Church in Lugoff. He later changed his membership to Unity Holiness Church, Outreach Ministries in Elgin, SC. He dedicated many years at Westvaco and later retired from there. Mr. Shepard was loved by many people. 

He was preceded in death by his loving father, George Shepard Sr, his mother, Alma J. Shepard, his siblings, Eloise Shepard Sumpter, David Wayne Shepard and Sheila Shepard Moore.

He entered into eternal rest at his home on Wednesday, June 23, 2021.

Danny leaves to cherish his memories and celebrate his homegoing, four sons, Larex (Myosha) Tucker of Elgin, SC, Danny and Mario Shepard of Sumter, SC, and Daniel Shepard of Elgin, SC; six brothers, George Shepard, Marvin Shepard, Richard Shepard, and Alvin Shepard all of Elgin, SC, Benny Shepard of Woodbridge, Virginia and Stacey Shepard of Columbia, SC; three sisters, Diane McGee of Eastover, SC, Betty Lou Shepard of Georgia, and Rosa Lee Lawhorne of Lugoff, SC; a host of grandchildren, Danashia Nesbitt, Dar’rell Shepard, Damari Nesbitt, Isaiah Brewer, Tyler Nesbitt, Traveyiana White, Shauntaa Tucker, Gabby  Tucker, Isiah Tucker, Alexis Tucker, and Zy’Keria Outten; a  great-grandchild, Jeremiah Portee Jr., and a host of aunts, uncles, nieces, and nephews.


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June 28, 2021

3:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Whites Mortuary
517 N Guignard Drive
Sumter, SC 29150

Graveside Service
June 29, 2021

11:00 AM
Unity Holiness Church Outreach Ministry
707 Jan Street
Elgin, SC 29045

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