Anna "Louise" Shepherd Lyons, 85 years old, of Louisville, Kentucky passed away the morning of February 25th, 2022. She survived her husband, Carroll J. Lyons (12/19/2021) by two months. They met in August 1952 and married eight months later. They had a marriage that lasted 68 years. She was a stay-at-home mom and later became a beautician. She also worked in the meat-packing industry at Armour Foods for many years. She bowled in a league for years, had a love for antiques and refinishing old furniture. She grew and canned her own vegetables for many years.
Louise is preceded in death by her parents; Charles "Bud" Shepherd and Eula Shepherd; her children Wayne and Brenda; and a sister Doris Jean.
She is survived by a daughter, Alicia; siblings Mary Embry of Louisville, KY, Charles Shepherd of Louisville, KY, Linda Diane Williams of Louisville, KY and Sheila Rippy (Jim) of Paoli, IN; 8 grandchildren and 18 great-grandchildren.
Funeral services will be held 11 a.m. Wednesday, March 2, 2022 at Sholar Funeral Home of Pleasureville. Bro. Melvin LeCompte will officiate. Burial will be at Pleasureville Cemetery. Visitation will be Tuesday, March 1, 2022 from 4 p.m. until 7 p.m. and 10 a.m. until time of the service on Wednesday.
Expressions of sympathy may be made in the form of contributions to your favorite church or charity.
Online condolences can be made at sholarfuneralhome.com.