Elfrieda Shepherd, 54, of Parrish, passed away on Thursday, Sept. 27, 2012, in Birmingham. Visitation will be from 5 to 7 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 5, 2012, at Faith Chapel Funeral Home. Funeral services will be at 1 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 6, 2012, at Capers Chapel Freewill in Parrish. Pastor Dottie Belcher will officiate. Burial will follow at Gay Reed Cemetery in Jasper.