r Francis William “Bill” Shepherd was born Sept. 29, 1953, in Nephi, Utah, to Francis William “Scott” and Mary Anderson Shepherd. He died March 2, 2017, in Eureka, Utah, after many years of poor health.
Bill married JoAnna Underwood and was blessed with a son and two daughters. He married Lori Broadhead and was blessed with another son. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, and camping. He loved to play the guitar and sing. He worked as a welder, mechanic and truck driver.
He is survived by his children, Scott (Leann) Shepherd, Billie Jo Shepherd-Randles, Beverly (Irby) Maris and Kort (Laura) Shepherd; 12 grandchildren and one great-grandchild; four sisters and two brothers. He was preceded in death by his parents and a sister.
Funeral services were held March 7, 2017, in Santaquin. Interment was in the Santaquin City Cemetery.