Willodean “Dean” Schepper, 83, of Camden, formerly of Paris, passed away Tuesday, Sept. 6, at Jackson-Madison County General Hospital in Jackson. Funeral services were held Thursday, Sept. 8, at 11 a.m., at McEvoy Funeral Home of Paris with Gary Collier of First United Methodist Church officiating. Burial followed at Memorial Cemetery in Paris.
Mrs. Schepper was born May 16, 1933, in Benton County, to the late Claude Troutt and Mary Russell Troutt. On May 14, 1966, she married Frank Schepper, who preceded her in death on Sept. 25, 2008. She was a homemaker.
In addition to her parents, and her husband, she was preceded in death by four sisters, Martha Lindauer, Margaret Peoples, Edith Troutt and Faye Howell, and six brothers, James Autry, and J.C., Iceam, Thomas, Billy, and William Troutt.
She is survived by a sister, Lucy Mathis, of Big Sandy; and numerous nieces, nephews, great-nieces and great-nephews.