Laura Sheppard

Obituary of Laura B. Sheppard

Laura was born on November 3, 1930 to the late Sidney Goodman and Leola Harris in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. She was raised in Lawnside, New Jersey by her grandparents, Laura & Henry Harris. She graduated from Camden High in 1948. Laura was married to Mayberry for over 60 years. She loved family and was a caregiver for her twin uncles Jesse and James and her father. She grew up close to her cousins. They treated her like a sister. Laura was a kind person who loved the Lord. She was a member of Grace Temple for over 70 years. Left to cherish her memories are her: devoted son Barry (Bonita); 2 grandsons: James and Daniel; 6 great grandchildren; 4 sisters: Gloria Goodman, Brenda Sallad, Launa Owens and Deborah (Charles) Raikes; 1 brother: Ronald Goodman; very special niece Eboni Goodman and great niece Norhi Goodman; cousins: Dr. Linda St. Martin, Marion Carpenter, Sadie (David) Durham, Alice Wood and Jesse; 1 sister-in-law: Gloria (Joseph) Duckett and a host of friends and loved ones.


6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Friday, October 9, 2020
Covington Funeral Home
755 White Horse Pike
Atco, New Jersey, United States

Graveside Services

10:00 am - 10:30 am
Saturday, October 10, 2020
Berlin Cemetery
40 Clementon Road
Berlin, New Jersey, United States
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