Richard H. Sheppard, age 87, of Hendersonville, passed away on September 6, 2018. He was born in Baltimore MD to the late Daniel and Caroline Sheppard. He was also preceded in death by his wife of 64 years, Dorothy Sheppard. He leaves behind a brother, David Sheppard, and many extended family members and friends. A private memorial service will be held at a later date.