Actions
Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all Drakes in:
 • Calvary Cemetery
 • Norfolk
 • Norfolk City
 • Virginia
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Discussion Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Sponsor This Memorial!
Mary Lee "Granny" Jones Drake
Learn about sponsoring this memorial...
Birth: unknown
Death: Jul. 8, 1995

Mary Lee Jones ``Granny'' Drake, of the 1000 block of Rugby St., a retired homemaker, died July 8, 1995, in Sentara Norfolk General Hospital.

Mrs. Drake was born in Blackstone, Va. She was a member of Jerusalem Baptist Church, Norfolk, and United Order of Tents Lily of the Valley (NU)4 and was the widow of William Drake.

Survivors include three stepdaughters, Magalene Barringer and Margie Blount, both of Norfolk, and Odessa King of Maryland; two stepsons, Joseph Drake of Norfolk and Calvin Drake of New York; 17 grandchildren which include Nellie Wood, Gail Burke and Mary Bowers, all of Norfolk, and Rosa Harris of Virginia Beach; 45 great-grandchildren; and 30 great-great-grandchildren.

A funeral will be conducted at 1 p.m. Wednesday at Jerusalem Baptist Church by the Rev. Thomas M. Venable. Burial will be in Calvary Cemetery . A wake will be held from 7 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at Hale Funeral Home. The body will be placed in the church at 11 a.m. Wednesday. The family will assemble at 6349 Whittier Drive.

Virginian-Pilot, The (Norfolk, VA) - Sunday, July 9, 1995 
 
Burial:
Calvary Cemetery
Norfolk
Norfolk City
Virginia, USA
Plot: I14349 Section OLD CALVARY, Block K, Space 114 0 07/08/1995
 
Created by: Anonymous
Record added: Dec 05, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 101738412
Mary Lee Granny <i>Jones</i> Drake
Cemetery Photo
Added by: Ann Rorabaugh
 
 
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.

 
 
 Advertisement

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service