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Judith "Judi" Drake

January 13, 1942 October 13, 2017
Judith "Judi" Drake
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Obituary for Judith "Judi" Drake

Judith “Judi” Morton Drake (75) was born January 13, 1942 in Sulphur, OK to the late Dr. RW & Maxine (Hillbish) Morton. She died Friday, October 13, 2017 at her home in Davis, surrounded by her family.

Judi grew up in Sulphur. Following her 1960 graduation from Sulphur High School, she attended the University of Oklahoma, pledging Delta Gamma sorority.
While in high school, Judi met Tom Drake of Davis. After dating for five years, she and Tom were married on July 14, 1962 in Sulphur. They celebrated their 55th wedding anniversary this past summer.

Judi co-owned and operated the Finishing Touch Gift Shop in Davis for several years. Most of her married life was spent being a devoted and loving wife and mother. Judi was an avid reader who also enjoyed playing games. However, her greatest joy came from her family. From traveling to faraway places to attending local football games, Judi kept up with all family activities.

Survivors include her husband Tom; three daughters, Stacey (Drake) Harness & husband Ricky of Poquoson, VA, Paige (Drake) Magee & husband Shawn of Norman, OK and Ashley (Drake) Wiley & husband Guy of Fernandina Beach, FL; nine grandchildren, Delaney Harness of Austin, TX, Drake Harness & Katelynn Bennett of Edmond, OK, Duncan Harness of Poquoson, VA, Tyler Magee & wife Katie, Trace Magee & Trevor Magee all of Norman, OK and Sara Wiley, Kate Wiley & Matthew Wiley all of Fernandina Beach, FL; one great-grandson, Wilder Harness of Edmond; two brothers Ed Morton and Tom Morton, both of Sulphur; brother-in-law, Bob Drake of Davis; her bonus daughter, Kelly Owens of Davis; and nieces and nephews, Joe & Nancy Drake of Davis, Whitney Drake of Norman, OK, Faith (Morton) Westervelt & husband Jimmy of Moore, OK and Leslie (Morton) Schlarb & husband John of Yukon, OK.

In addition to her parents, Judi was preceded in death by one sister, Murrow Morton and one brother, Bill Morton.

Services will be held 10:00AM, Tuesday, October 17, 2017 at the First Baptist Church of Davis, with Pastors Steve Harshaw and Todd Sanders officiating.

In lieu of flowers, the family request that memorials be made to the First United Methodist Church of Davis or to Cross Timbers Hospice of Davis.


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Memorial

Tuesday

17

Oct

10:00 AM 10/17/2017 10:00:00 AM
First Baptist Church

208 S 3rd St
Davis, OK 73030

First Baptist Church
208 S 3rd St Davis 73030 OK
United States

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First United Methodist Church

308 South 3rd Street
Davis, Oklahoma 73030
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