|Posted on Tuesday, August 17, 2010 - 8:36 am: |
The Shelbyville Republican
Monday March 4, 1935
DELILAH DRAKE DIES SUDDENLY
Wife of Albert Drake, of Near Fairland, Was 70 Years Old
Mrs. Delilah Drake, about seventy years old, [born March 15, 1860] wife of Albert Drake, died suddenly in her home near the Brandywine church in Brandywine township at 10:30 a.m. today.
Mrs. Drake had been suffering from heart disease for the past several years, but her condition had never become serious. She had been able to do her daily duties around the house.
Survivors include twp step-sons, Harry Drake of Brandywine township and Lenard Drake of Indianapolis; and one brother, Milton Bassett of south of Shelbyville
Complete particulars will be announced in Tuesday's issue of The Republican by Ralph Edwards, funeral director in charge.