James and Nell are honored for long time community service
February 19, 2013- The couple owns Sheps Self Storage. They were well known for running an iconic burger joint called “Sheps Drive-in” before owning self-storage. They are popular amongst local organizations and their because of their storage business now.
The Sheppards were recently honored during a special event at Port Acres KC Hall, where they were presented with a patriotic painting. “The subject matter was appropriate because both have long been active in the VFW [Veterans of Foreign Wars] in leadership roles," DeVillier, a local resident said.
The Sheppards closed the drive-in in 1989 and started their self-storage in Port Neches, TX. They are now in their 80’s and have been married for 65 years.