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Flora Elva Horton Shepherd Jaggers was born Feb. 7, 1936, in Point, Texas, to R.M. Horton Sr. and Georgia Horton. She attended Point schools, graduating in 1952. She passed away Sept. 5, 2017. Her service was held Saturday, Sept. 9.
On May 27, 1955, she married her love, Joe Don Shepherd. They were together 31 years. Flora worked at Southwestern Bell from November 1956 to January 1990 when she retired. August 31, 1991, she married John Calvin Jaggers Jr.; they were married 19 years.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husbands Joe Don Shepherd and John Calvin Jaggers Jr.; two brothers, R.M. Jr. and Bobby Gene; and sister Ida Ruth Tidwell.
Mrs. Jaggers is survived by sister Virginia Stull of Irving; daughter Rheia Doering and husband Steve of Wills Point; grandsons James Clinton Massey (Ami) of Wills Point and Brian Scott Doering (Meranda) of Forney; and three stepchildren, Wayne Jaggers of Chesapeake, Va., Pam Jaggers of Greenville and Kathy Baugh of Bonham.
Pallbearers were Jeff Shepherd, Zach Shepherd, Ron Horton, Raymond Stephen, Terry Eaves and Devon Alsobrook.
Published on September 11, 2017
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