Ada — Frances Sheppard-Harbison, of Atlanta, Texas, formerly of Ada, passed away Nov. 26, 2013. She was born Feb. 9, 1952, to Arnold and Ollie Sheppard in Holdenville. She attended school in Allen, graduating in May 1970. She worked as a legal secretary in Holdenville, Wewoka, and Ada. She also worked at Wrangler in Ada. In December 1983, she married John Harbison of Clarksville, Texas. She was employed by Vershall Law Office in Atlanta, Texas.
She is survived by her husband, John Harbison; two sons, Jacob Harbison of Atlanta, Texas and John-David Harbison and wife, Brook, of Caddo Mills, Texas; granddaughter, Anna Marie Harbison of Atlanta, Texas; brother, Ernest Sheppard and wife, Paula, of Ada; and two nieces, Renee Sheppard of Ada and Crystal Sheppard-Morgan and husband, Dustin, of Ada.
She was preceded in death by her parents.
Memorial services will be held in Bivins, Texas, at Huffin Cemetery at 2:30 p.m. Dec. 8.