Gaylord Conway Drake

Gaylord Conway Drake
Gaylord Conway Drake, 80, of Monett passed away March 20, 2020 while at his home in Monett. He was born in Monett March 10, 1940; to the late Hiram and Oma (Coffey) Drake. He was married in Miami, Okla. In 1958 to Adelma Witt; she survives. He was a retired truck driver and a member of the New Liberty Methodist Church in Monett.
Drake is survived by: his wife Adelma; son, Michael (Richard Neumann) Drake of Vincennes, Ind.; sisters: Wilma Callan and Frances Thomas both of Monett and Sue Luney of Pierce City; two grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents and son Larry Drake.
Graveside services are being held Wednesday, March 25, 2020 at 2 p.m. at the King’s Prairie Cemetery near Monett. Memorials may be made to the King’s Prairie Cemetery. Arrangements have been entrusted to the care of the Bennett-Wormington Funeral Home in Monett.


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