October 2, 1979 ~ January 28, 2024 (age 44) 44 Years Old





A limb has fallen from the family tree.

He will wipe away all tears from their eyes, and there shall be no more pain, no more death, nor crying; all gone Forever- Revelations 21:4

Lela Cubit Shephard went to be with the Lord on Sunday January 28, 2024, in Victoria, Tx.

Lela was born October 2, 1979, to Gussie Cubit and Wilbert Mann Cubit.

As a teenager, she accepted Christ as her guide and joined Union Lea Baptist Church.

Lela moved to Victoria Tx and spent the rest of her life with family and friends. On her journey

she enjoyed family gatherings. She lived life to the fullest.

Lela was preceded in death by her grandmother Mamie lee Woodson, Deloise Cubit Great

Grandmother, Gussie Mae Tealer, Cousin, David l. Martinez Jr., and Javone Hodges.

Lela leaves to cherish her memory mother Gussie Cubit of Victoria Tx, husband Keith Shephard

Of Victoria, Tx, children, Trevor Cubit, Terrance Cubit, Aalyah Cubit. Stepchildren, Keith Shephard,

Beyonce Shepard; One granddaughter Ma-Lanie Hall, four sisters, Patsy Thomas, Victoria Patricia

Wallace Victoria Tx, Karessa Hodges, Victoria Tx, Dana Williams San Antonio Tx.

Brothers: Nicholas Cubit Victoria, Brian Cubit Austin, Leonard Cubit, Luling Tx.

Aunts: Cassandra White, Clara Miles, Ruth Hodges all of Austin Tx.

 A host of Cousins, nieces’ relatives’ other friends.

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Funeral Service
February 16, 2024

11:00 AM
Union Lea Missionary Baptist Church (Gonzales, Texas)


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