Mary Lee (Brown) Drake, 85, of Millwood, WV, passed away May 6, 2019 in Ravenswood Care Center.

She was born May 4, 1934, in White Sulphur Springs, WV, a daughter of the late George L. and Cassie V. (Crizer) Brown. Her husband, Billy R. Drake; brothers, Gene and George Brown; sister Thelma Ramsey also preceded her in death.

She was a former employee of the Jackson Newspapers. She attended the Evans United Methodist Church and enjoyed working puzzles.

Survivors include her daughters, Judith Kay (Ralph) Randolph of Mt. Alto, WV, Patricia Ann (John) Hudson of Middleport, OH and Jean Elaine (Greg) Bower of Ripley; brother, Paul Brown of Lake Charles, L.A.; four grandchildren and 3 great-grandchildren.

Graveside service will be 1 p.m. ~ May 10, 2019 in the Ravenswood Cemetery with Pastor Doug Shamblin officiating.

In lieu of flowers, donations are preferred to the Jackson County Animal Shelter or to the Meigs County K-9 Rescue and Adoption Center. 

Arrangements provided by Casto Funeral Home, Ravenswood, WV.

Condolences may be shared with the family at:  castofuneralhome.com