- Category: Obituaries
- Published on 10 April 2013
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Memorial services for Lynn “Mike” Drake, age 62 of Mount Vernon, will be at 1:30 p.m. Friday, April 12, 2013 at the Curry-Welbron Funeral Home in Mount Pleasant. Inurnment will be in the Farmers Academy Cemetery.
Mr. Drake was born July 24, 1950 in Atlanta, Ga., to Charles Drake and Mary Mann Drake.
He died Monday, April 8 at the Sulphur Springs Health and Rehab. He was preceded in death by his parents and a son, Mickey Drake.
He is survived by his special loved one, Sharon Watkins; his children and their spouses, Kenneth and Enie Collins, Harold and Ruthie Collins, Tawannah K. and Brian Peckins, Chasity and Brandon Kennedy, Amber and Brian Longshores, Chirs Pipkins, Sidney Drake, and David and Pam Drake; eight grandchildren, five great-grandchildren, two half brothers, John Drake and Gary Woodall; and Charles Jones and close friends, Jennifer Champion, J. D. Short, and Poncho.