Neva M. Shepherd, 86, of Greenwood, passed away Saturday, Nov. 9, 2013.
She was born Aug. 29, 1927, in Franklin to the late Hugha and Lula Fleener.
She married Robert L. Shepherd on June 22, 1947, in Greenwood; and he preceded her in death on May 6, 1998.
Neva worked in Center Grove school cafeterias for 30 years.
She is survived by two sons, John (Linda) Shepherd and Paul (Linda) Shepherd, both of Indianapolis; a daughter-in-law, Deborah Shepherd of Greenwood; 11 grandchildren; 16 great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandchild.
Neva also was preceded in death by a son, Jeffery Shepherd; a brother, Robert Fleener; and three sisters, Alice Neville, Grace Snyder and Avis Pierce.
Services will be at 10:30 a.m. Thursday at Singleton Community Mortuary and Memorial Center, 7602 Madison Ave., Indianapolis. Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. today at the mortuary. Burial will be at Forest Lawn Memory Gardens in Greenwood.
Memorial gifts have been suggested to the Leukemia Society of America, Indiana chapter, 921 E. 86th St., Suite 205, Indianapolis, IN 46240.