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Maggie Burkhead Drake
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Birth: Jan. 16, 1924
Death: Feb. 2, 1976
Hinds County
Mississippi, USA

Mrs. Maggie Burkhead Drake

Mrs. Maggie Burkhead Drake, 52, of Tougaloo, died at St. Dominic Hospital in Jackson on Monday, February 2.

Mrs. Drake was a member of Tougaloo Congregational Church at Tougaloo and also a member of Mississippi Teacher Association.

She is survived by her husband, H. T. Drake, Tougaloo; two daughters, Mrs. Regina Adams, Washington. D. C., Miss Denice Drake, Tougaloo; one son, Godfrey Drake, Columbia, Missouri; three sisters, Mrs. Mary Weathspoon, East St. Louis, Ill., Mrs. Emmie Rahe, East St. Louis, Ill., Mrs. Elnora Williams, Earl, Arkansas; two brothers, Frank Burkhead and Joseph Burkhead, both of Vaiden; and 5 grandchildren.

Funeral services were conducted by Rev. Larry Johnson at Tougaloo Congregational Church, Thursday, February 5 at 2 p.m. Burial was in Tougaloo Cemetery in Jackson, with Lindsey Roberts & Sons Mortuary in charge.

Pallbearers were Ike Clay, Hiawatha Douglas, Anthony Hilliard, Clinton Wilson and Herbert Wilson, Sr.

The Winona Times
Winona, MS
February 12, 1976
Tougaloo Garden Memorial Park
Madison County
Mississippi, USA
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Maggie <i>Burkhead</i> Drake
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