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Sharon St. James Shepherd

December 14, 1969 - June 25, 2020

Sharon St. James Shepherd, age 50, of Middletown, DE, passed away on Thursday, June 25, 2020.

Born in Owensboro, KY on December 14, 1969, she was a daughter of the late James R. and Paula “Gail” (Higgins) Felts. Sharon worked as a wine associate at Total Wine & More. She enjoyed spending her time outdoors, skiing, biking or walking. Sharon also loved to travel and spend time with her family. She loved birds like they were her children. Sharon was quite creative and loved to make crafts to decorate her home, and even made all of the decorations for her wedding.

Sharon is survived by her husband, Mike J. Shepherd; son, Paul-Michael (Taylor) Felts of Owensboro, KY; sisters, Debbie Skelton, Resa Felts, Anita Deely and Susie Turner; and several nieces and nephews.

All services will be held privately.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Sharon’s memory to UNICEF, 125 Maiden Lane, Memorial Gift, New York, NY 10038.

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20 Guestbook messages for Sharon St. James Shepherd

  • I have known Sharon and all of her sisters for as long as I can remember as we grew up next door to each other. I am so.very sorry to hear about her passing away. Sending prayers for her family. RIP SHARON!

  • My sweet beautiful Aunt Cinderella.. you will forever be missed . I love you so much !!!! I will always think of you , our trips and memories. Rest easy sweet Sharon. “88”

  • Our condolences to Mike and the rest of the family for your loss.
    May God bring you peace and comfort at this time and bless you all.
    Jimmy & I will miss you terribly, Sharon.
    We loved you like family and promise to look after Taylor for you.
    We love you. ❤

  • I wish that one day, you will be reborn as a Kentucky Bluebird that way you can fly truly free and in peace.

    Gone But Not Forgotten
    R.I.P Sharon

  • Mike and Taylor, I am heartbroken over the loss of Sharon. We were like sisters. Mike, thank you for being her Prince Charming. She always wanted to be a princess and you made that dream come true. Taylor, we will always be there for you. Uncle Barry and I love you so much! Dee, Barry, Brooke and David

  • Sharon was a wonderful woman, full of love, life, and laughter. She will be missed. Rest peacefully beautiful lady.

  • We are in a state of shock. We attended Sharon and Mike’s wedding and they came and attended ours. Love her free spirit and kindness. She will always be remembered.

  • Dear Sharon you will be missed.

  • Mom, I love you so much, I wish we forgave each other sooner, but I am glad I did, I will never forget the last time I saw you when we said goodbye for the dinal time in person. I walked to the elevators and as I looked back, while I was in tears, you were still standing at the door watching with tears in your eyes. I am struggling with so many memories, good and bad, I would do anything to go back in time to hug you again. You’re the most special person I ever knew. You always had a very cheerful vibe about you. You wrote letters to me through some of my old notebooks when I was in my early teens that I found when I was in my early 20’s, you always thought of the best things to do. I will cherish everything you gave me, you’ve given me alot. I can’t handle loosing you, my heart is shattered. I wish I could have said more when I got to speak to you in your last few moments of life but I was so saddened and shocked that all I could say was that I loved you you multiple times. I keep breaking down over and over. You cared about everyone so much, you are the most selfless person I knew. I live and miss you so much, you have no idea! I can’t wait to see you again. “88” Mama bear
    Love,
    Your beloved Angel Bear

  • Mike, Mark and I are heartbroken for you. Sharon was a true light, and will be sorely missed. Our thoughts and prayers are with you at this difficult time. RIP Sharon.

  • Wow, sure going to miss Sharon!
    Sharon was one of a kind and will be remembered always…
    Super joy to work with and share poignant wine, life, cuisine and travel experiences…
    Her laughter and spirit will rock on!
    Prayers, thoughts and condolences to her family!

  • To Sharon’s family and friends, my condolences to all. Sharon and I worked together at Kroger many years ago. I loved her laughter and kind personality. Heaven gained another angel. R.I.P sweet Sharon

  • Sharon will be sorely missed. Our prayers are with her family. She was a beloved neighbor and friend. She truly had a wonderful spirit! Namaste ❤️

  • You are a ray of sunshine my friend. You are beautiful inside and out, and I will miss our friendship and catch ups immensely. You are with the Angels know, safe and sound. God Bless you my beautiful friend.

  • We are so sorry for your lose, We are from Owensboro and were your neighbors on Tremont dr. for years and thought the world of you all. Keeping you all in our thoughts and praying for God’s comforting hand of peace be with you. With Love and sorrow, Jeff and Vicky Hammond
    P.S. we shall send a donation to unicef in Sharon’s memory

  • Michael I am so very sorry for your loss it’s a total shock my thoughts and prayers are with you and your family may Sharon rest peacefully in the arms of our Lord

  • Michael, both Anna and I were quite shocked and saddened on hearing on Sharon’s passing. Our deepest sympathy to you and the family. The one thing you will always have is the memories of your lives together and that can never be taken from you. You are in our thoughts.

  • Sharon was the friendliest woman I had ever met. She always lit up the room with her smile and forever had kind words to say about everyone. I am so glad to have been able to witness her marry her Prince Charming. I know she is in a better place, but I am deeply saddened by the loss of her beautiful soul. Rest In Peace, Sharon.

  • So sorry for your loss Shep.
    Sharon was always smiling and laughing every time I saw her. A pleasure to be around.
    You two made a great couple, and Sharon will be sorely missed by all your friends !

  • We are truly sorry to hear about the loss of Sharon. She was such a beautiful and fun loving sweet person. We enjoyed our fun encounters with you both and saw how much love you had in your heart for Sharon. Our deepest heartfelt sympathy and many prayers are going your way. We will miss her very much. Take care of yourself through this very hard time. Love from Donna and Brad.