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Bobby Joe Shepherd

July 6, 1966 ~ September 7, 2021 (age 55)
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Bobby Joe Shepherd, 55 of Baxter, KY, passed away on Tuesday September 7, 2021, at Harlan Appalachian Regional Hospital. He was born on July 6, 1966, in Harlan, Kentucky. Bobby Joe was a disabled Veteran of the United States Army due to injuries sustained during Operation Desert Storm and believed in the Protestant Faith.  

He is preceded in death by his father, William C. Brown.

Those left to cherish his memories, are his loving mother, Edna S. Brown; his two children, Joey Shepherd of Michigan and Barry Middleton of Manchester, KY, and four grandchildren. Also, his three sisters, Sylvia Shepherd of Lexington, KY, Julie Mack and husband Mark of Jonesboro, TN, and Connie Collier of Fort Wayne, IN. A host of nieces, nephews, relatives, and friends also survive.

All services will be private.

On behalf of the staff of the Henson & Rich Funeral Home we would like to offer our heartfelt sympathy to the family during your time of bereavement.

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