Matthew Sheppard was born in Waynesville, North Carolina on January 14 1967, to Carroll and Viola Sheppard. Matthew passed away July 13, 2018, in Paradise, California.
Matthew is survived by his life partner of 15 years, Lisa Parra; two daughters, Shalease Sheppard ( grandson Joshua Dominguez) and Parker Hahn; mother, Viola; siblings, Cathy Rogers, Jeff Sheppard and Wesley Sheppard and many nieces and nephews.
Services for Matthew will be held on July 28th at 11:00 A.M. with a lunch reception to follow at the Paradise Alliance Church (CMA), 6491 Clark Road. Arrangements will be by Rose Chapel. Any questions or concerns regarding his services, please call the chapel at (530) 877-4923.
May Matthew rest peacefully and his friends and family come together to celebrate the life he shared with us all.