JAMES BENSON (POPS) SHEDD SR. 86, of Hurricane, passed away peacefully surrounded by his family on Thursday, September 16, 2021 at CAMC Memorial.
He was retired from Constellium Aluminum in Ravenswood, he was a volunteer fireman with Ravenswood Fire Department serving many different positions and one of the first Volunteer Paramedics in the State and was a Veteran of the US Army. He attended Hurricane First Baptist Church.
He is survived by his wife of 61 years Wilda Casto Shedd; son, Jim (Alice) Shedd Jr. of Scott Depot; daughter, Beth (Terry) Johnson of Georgetown, KY; grandchildren, Kim (K C) Davis, Kelsey (Andrew) Crisco, Jacob Thomas and Lily Thomas; 3 great grandsons; brothers, Neil, Bill and Dale Shedd.
Funeral Service will be 1 p.m., Tuesday at Allen Funeral Home with Rev. Ron Stoner officiating, Burial will follow in Donel C. Kinnard Memorial State Veterans Cemetery. Visitation will be from 11 til 1 p.m., on Tuesday prior to the service.