BLOOMFIELD ---- James David Shepherd, 42, of Bloomfield an d formerly of Linton, died at 1 p.m. on Friday, Dec. 12, at Bloomington Hospital.
Born in Beech Grove on Feb. 9, 1961, he was the son of Bee and Diane (Mohr) Shepherd.
He was a graduate of Temple Baptist College in Indianapolis and served as a minister in the Terre Haute and Coalmont area for several years. He worked as a substitute teacher in the Greene County area. He was a member of the Olive Branch Baptist Church.
Survivors include his mother, Diane Shepherd of Linton; a brother, Mark Shepherd of Plainfield; two sisters, Mary Davis and her husband Greg, of Anderson, and Sharon Osborn and her husband Bill, of Williams.
He was preceded in death by his father.
Services will be 11 a.m. on Tuesday, Dec. 16, at Welch and Cornett Linton Chapel with the Rev. Myron Young officiating. Burial will follow at Fairview Cemetery in Linton.
Visitation will be 4-8 p.m. today, and after 9 a.m. until the time of service Tuesday.