James LeBron Shepherd, age 66, passed away on Sunday, September 15, 2019. He was born the the late George and Willie Ruth Tucker Shepherd in Chattanooga, was a lifelong resident of Chattanooga and was member of House of Refuge Chattanooga. James retired in 2010, after 44 yrs. of employment with Red Food/Bi-Lo. He was a loving brother, uncle and cousin, who will be greatly missed. James was also preceded in death by his siblings, Steve L. Shepherd, Jeanette Munsey, Harold, L. Shepherd and Billy Paul Shepherd. He is survived by his brothers, Robert Henry Shepherd and Donald E. Shepherd and several nieces, nephews and cousins. The family will receive friends from 2:00 pm to 6:00 pm on Saturday, September 28, 2019 at the funeral home with a memorial service in the parlor at 6:00 pm. Arrangement by W.L. Wilson & Sons Funeral Home-Ft. Oglethorpe.