Benjamin (Benny) Elwood Drake, age 82 of Speedwell passed away January 11th, 2024. He is preceded in death by Denny Lee and Randy Joe Drake.


Daughters: Shelia Drake, Robin Gaskil, Lisa Marie Drake

Son: Robert P. Drake

Family and friends will meet 3 PM Tuesday, February 6th at Powell Valley Cemetery for graveside service and interment, Rev. Wade Walls officiating.

Arrangements by Cross-Smith Funeral Home

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