Justin Riley Shepherd, 19, Lafayette and Kokomo, died at 2 p.m. on Tuesday, July 19, 2005, at St. Joseph Hospital in Kokomo. Born June 6, 1986, in Kokomo, he was the son of Barry Lynn Shepherd, Kokomo, and the son and stepson of Misty M. (Hintz) and Scott Renfrow, Lafayette.
He was a 2005 graduate of Harrison High School in Lafayette. He enjoyed to D.J. music and being with his family and friends.
Surviving along with his parents are two brothers, Corbin Bennett Shepherd and Brock Collin Martin, both of Lafayette; his maternal grandparents, William and Kay Hintz, Bunker Hill; his paternal grandparents, Clifton and Betty Shepherd, Kokomo; and aunts and uncles, Travis William Hintz, Troy Matthew Hintz, Danny Shepherd, Monelle Riley and Jeff Shepherd. He was preceded in death by his great-grandparents.
Services are 1 p.m. Saturday at Ellers Mortuary Webster Street Chapel, 3400 S. Webster St. Friends may call from 10 a.m. to time of services Saturday at the mortuary. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Justin's memory. Envelopes will available at the mortuary.