Vivan Bishop Drake

Published 3:04 pm Monday, February 2, 2015

FRANKLIN—Vivian Bishop Drake, 97, widow of Harry Lewis Drake, passed away on Feb. 2, 2015, at her home.

Mrs. Drake was a native of Surry County, and was the daughter of the late Willie and Leathie Goodrich Bishop.

She was a member of Franklin Baptist Church, its Faithful Servant Class, and the Lottie Moon Ministry.

Left to cherish her memory is her loving family, many nieces, nephews, cousins, and special friends.

The funeral will be at 1 p.m. on Thursday, Feb. 5, in Wright Funeral Home with the Rev. Brent Kimlick officiating. The burial will be private.

The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service at the funeral home, and suggests that in lieu of flowers memorial donations be made to Franklin Baptist Church, 208 N. High St., Franklin, VA 23851.