Chad Douglas Shepard of Louisville passed away on November 26, 2021 at the age of 53. Chad was a graduate of Waggener of High School. He was a very funny guy with a great sense of humor. Chad enjoyed cars, motorcycles and spending time with his family. He was preceded in death by his cherished daughter, Ashley Owens Shepard. Chad is survived by his mother, Carol (Joe) James; father, Gary R. Shepard; brother, Travis R. (Shari) Shepard; uncle, Patrick McNally; mother of his daughter, Tina Gardner; and longtime friend, Barbara Plappert. A private service will be held for the family. If desired, memorial donations may be made in Chad’s name to the Salvation Army.