Virgil Westley Drake was married to Willie Opal Nichols.
From: Helen Battleson

Subject: Virgil Drake query
Date: Saturday, November 17, 2001 8:03 PM

I am looking for his ancestry, he was b Virgil Westley Drake 5 Oct 1896 in Kansas. His father may have been M. Drake. He died Feb 12, 1946 in Los Angeles, CA. He was md to Willie Opal Nichols.

TIA, Helen Helen Nichols Murphy Battleson, "Hewick Plantation", P O Box 82, Urbanna, VA 23175. (804) 758-4214 or 758-4080, Listowner on Rootsweb of the Robinson, Higginbotham & Lumbley Lists. Visit "Hewick" at