Tammy Lynn Shepherd, 57, of Kokomo, passed away on Sunday, July 9, 2017, at Methodist Hospital in Indianapolis. Tammy was born on Sept. 10, 1959, in Kokomo, to the late Edward Arnett Sr. and Loretta (Shannon) Arnett, and she survives. She married Harry Alan Shepherd on Aug. 6, 1977, in Kokomo, and he survives.
After Tammy graduated from Haworth High School in 1977, she went on to attend IUPUI. She worked as a secretary at Haynes International for 15 years. Tammy enjoyed gardening and spending time with her family, especially her grandchildren.
Tammy is survived by her husband of 39 years, Harry Alan Shepherd; son, Shane (Jenny) Shepherd; two granddaughters, Allison Shepherd, who lovingly called her Bana, and Sarah Shepherd, who lovingly called her Nana; mother, Loretta Arnett; brothers, Edward A. Arnett Jr. and Troy Arnett; and sister, Tina Bellis.
The memorial service will be held for Tammy at 3 p.m. on Sunday, July 16, 2017, at Ellers Mortuary Webster Street Chapel, 3400 S. Webster St. with Rev. Nettie Evans officiating. Tammy's family will be receiving friends for a time of visitation on Sunday, July 16 from 1 to 3 p.m. also at the mortuary. You are invited to read Tammy's obituary at www.ellersmortuarywebster.com, where you may leave an online condolence.
Published on July 13, 2017