In memory of
Otis Earl Drake
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In memory of
Otis Earl Drake
Otis was born on November 25, 1921 and passed away on Saturday, October 15, 2016. Otis was a resident of Madisonville, Texas at the time of his passing. Otis proudly served his country in the Asiatic Pacific Theatre during WWII. Inducted into the United States Army June 9 1944 at Fort Sam Houston Texas San Antonio he served with the Headquarters Service Company 1282nd Engineers Construction Battalion earning the rank of Corporal prior to his honorable discharge on May 14 1946 at Fort Bliss Texas El Paso. He was a member of the Veterans of Foreign Wars. He was married to Ruth. Services will be held Tuesday October 18th at 11:00am at the Madisonville Funeral Home with burial to follow in the Rock Prairie Cemetery. Visitation will be from 10:00am until the service begins. Rev. Charles Higgs will officiate. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to Rock Prairie Cemetery Association co 590 Musgrove Rd. Normangee TX 77871 or Texas Scottish Rite Hospital 2222 Wellborn Street Dallas TX 75219.
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