Marian Eleanor Shepherd, 96, of Murfreesboro, Tenn., formerly of Bloomington, passed away 8:40 a.m. Wednesday (Jan. 10, 2018) at Adams Place, Murfreesboro, Tenn.
Her funeral will be 11 a.m. Saturday at Bloomington First Church of the Nazarene. The Rev. Bob Hasselbring, the Rev. Scott Sherwood and Deanna Banks will officiate. Visitation will be at the church one hour prior to the service. Interment will take place in Evergreen Cemetery, El Paso.
Calvert & Metzler Memorial Home, Bloomington, is handling arrangements.
She was born May 26, 1921, in Secor, to Earl and Grace Meharry Shepherd. She is survived by many loving nieces and nephews.
Marian was preceded in death by four sisters, Jessie Clausen, Margaret Jefferson, Ruth Teegarden, Norma “Jean” Shepherd; and two brothers, Harold Shepherd and Donald “John” Shepherd.
She was a member of Bloomington First Church of the Nazarene and was the church pianist for many years. Marian retired in 1983 from State Farm Fire and Casualty after 37 1/2 years of service. She was a senior account assistant. She was also an avid golfer who watched golf every day and had made a hole in one.
Condolences may be left at www.calvertmemorial.com.