Vickie Sue (Jayne) Drake, 65, of Greenup passed away at 11:57 p.m. Thursday, April 13, 2017, at Terre Haute Regional Hospital in Terre Haute, Ind.
Funeral services will be at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at Meyer Funeral Home in Newton. Burial will be in the Honey Cemetery in Bogota. Visitation will be from 5-7 p.m. Monday at the funeral home. The obituary can be viewed and condolences left at www.meyerfh.com.
Vickie was born on Oct. 10, 1951, in Effingham, the daughter of Jasper and Alberta (Osbourn) Jayne. She married Leonard Drake on Oct. 17, 1970, at the Latona Church of Christ in Latona.
Vickie graduated from Newton Community High School in 1970. She had worked as Certified Nurse's Assistant at Birchwood Nursing Home in Casey. She had also worked at Casey Tool, IGA and The Print Shop.
Vickie was a member of the First Christian Church in Martinsville. She enjoyed mushroom hunting, camping and spending time with her family.
Vickie is survived by husband of 46 years, Leonard Drake of Greenup; children, Jennifer Cook (significant other, Ronald Craig) of Casey, and Brad Drake (Ashley Shunn) of Greenup; grandsons, David Cook of Casey, and Brandin Drake of Greenup; sisters, Betty (Al) Fasnacht of St. Elmo, Jeanette Fear of Johnston City, and Barb Smith of Martinsville.
Vickie was preceded in death by her parents; brothers, Tom, Jerry and Bob Jayne; and a sister, Nancy Littlejohn.
Published on April 14, 2017