- Cullman, Alabama

November 12, 2012

Maurine Eva Drake

Moss-Service Funeral Home

CULLMAN — Maurine Eva Drake

Maurine Eva Drake, 89, of Vinemont passed away Friday, Nov. 9, 2012, at Cullman Health Care Center. She was born March 4, 1923, in Cullman County to Raymond and Joyce Holmes Norris.

She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Verlon J. Drake; daughter, Julia Faye England; and daughter-in-law, Wanda Drake.

Moss-Service Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Monday, Nov. 12, 2012, at East Flint Baptist Church, the Revs. Gary Driver and Phillip Robinson officiating, with interment in Flint Creek Cemetery. Mrs. Drake will lie in state at the church from 1 to 2 p.m.

Survivors include sons, Darrell K. (Sandy) Drake and Gaylon W. (Shirley) Drake; sisters, Louise Grizzard, Margie Goodwin and Mauline Sloan; son-in-law, Eddie England; 10 grandchildren; 21 great-grandchildren; and four great-great-grandchildren.

Visitation will be from 5:30 to 9 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home.

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