Wilma Sheppard, 88, of Central Point, Ore., passed away Thursday, April 4, 2013. She was born August 20, 1924 in Olustee, Okla. to parents, Christin Wickers and Elmo Billington. On February 7, 1960, in Winterhaven, Calif. she married Howard R. Sheppard.

Wilma enjoyed gardening, arrowhead hunting, and camping.

She is survived by sons, Brad Cofield, and Gregg and Steve Sheppard; daughters, Dian Kyle and Nancy Holmes; sister, Brenda; brothers, Carl and Bill Billington; and 14 grandchildren.

A family graveside service will be held at 12:30 p.m., Friday, April 12, 2013, in Bakersfield, Calif.