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Memorial service for Shepherd Center co-founder to be held in Buckhead

A memorial service for James Shepherd, the co-founder of Buckhead’s Shepherd Center rehabilitation hospital, is scheduled for Jan. 6. Shepherd, who co-founded the hospital after receiving a paralyzing spinal cord injury in a 1973 body-surfing accident, died Dec. 21 at age 68. The memorial service is scheduled for 2:30 p.m. at Peachtree Presbyterian Church, 3434 […]