SHEPHERD, Jay, 64, of Follansbee, WV, passed away on Sunday, June 9, 2013, at his residence.
Jay was born on September 25, 1948, in Manitowoc, WI. He was the son of the late Harold Joseph and Evelyn C. Olson Smith.
Jay served in the United States Air Force during the Vietnam Era. All will remember Jay for his art of music, but most of all for his love of his daughter, Summer. He was the owner/operator of Jay Shepherd's Weddings.
Jay is survived by his daughter, Summer Shepherd of Follansbee, WV; and two brothers, Eugene P. Smith of Milford, CT, and Harold J. Smith Jr. of San Francisco, CA.
The family has selected the James Funeral Home, 1245 Main Street, Follansbee, WV (304) 527- 1717 to assist them with a Simple Veteran's Cremation.
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