Jason Lamont Shepherd was born on February 6, 1974, in Hamilton, Ohio the youngest of five children born to the union of Olden Thomas and Rosalyn Frances (Sherman) Shepherd .He was educated in the Hamilton City Schools graduating from Hamilton High School. He was employed by Easter Seals.
Jason was a kind, gentle soul that displayed much love and acceptance through his innocence. He was very resilient, as he was faced with many obstacles, yet overcoming them and living a very productive life. He would give his all in whatever task he was given. He enjoyed being with family, friends and most of all, sports. He looked forward to attending sporting events, especially Hamilton High School games.
On Friday, May 29 2020, Jason Shepherd peacefully went home to be with the Lord. He is preceded in death by his parents; Grandparents: Olden L. & Lula (Long) Shepherd and William “Frank” & Cleo (Stevens) Sherman; Aunts: Jeanette Eileen (Shepherd) Henderson, Evelyn (Shepherd) Foday and Valerie Shepherd; Uncles: Charles Shepherd, William “Pete” Sherman and John Cary.; Nephew: Ernest Lee King I.
Left to cherish his Loving Memory: Sisters: Tracy K. Shepherd - Columbus, OH and Tammy (Walker) Oliver - Atlanta, GA; Brothers: Bryane D. Shepherd - Jonesboro, GA, Wade T. (Debra) Shepherd - Forest Park, OH and Derek R. (Michelle) Shepherd - Baltimore, MD; Aunts: Lorna (Shepherd) Cary, Fairfield, OH, Nancy (Shepherd) Chappell - Forest Park, OH and Wealthia (Sherman) Long - Columbus, OH; Uncles: William (Sharon) Shepherd and Essex Shepherd, both of Hamilton, OH, John (Shirley) Shepherd - Desoto, TX and Phillip (Cheryl) Shepherd - Pickerington, OH; Nephews and Nieces: Elliot (Rayna) Shepherd - Middletown, OH, Kaylisha Shepherd - Denver, CO, Sandrine Shepherd and Bryane Shepherd II - both of Orlando, FL, Michelle Shepherd - Forest Park, OH, Charles, Marquisa & Marcus Hankins - all of Cincinnati, OH, Jaylyn and Jadyn Oliver - Atlanta, GA and Brittany Jordan-Shepherd - Baltimore, MD; Special Cousins: Stefan Walker - Fairfield, OH and Devon Shepherd - Boston, MA; 18 Grand-Nieces and Nephews; and a host of many cousins, other relatives and many, many friends.
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