Joyce Pauline Drake, 85, of Decatur died at 7:35 pm. Sunday in Fairhavens Christian Home.
Funeral service to celebrate her life will be 11:30 am. Friday November 25, 2016 at Maranatha Assembly of God
(555 West Imboden Drive Decatur, IL. 62521) with Pastor Doug Lowery officiating. Visitation will be 10:00 am.
until service time at the church. Burial will be in Macon County Memorial Park. Memorials may be made to the
Tanzyus-Logan Funeral Service and Care is in charge of the arrangements.
Joyce was born in February of 1931 in Decatur daughter of Ezra and Edna Vaughn. She married Harlan A. Drake in
March of 1949 in Arkansas. She was a home maker.
Surviving are her children, Belinda Miller of Decatur, Bruce Drake of Mt. Zion, grandson, Dennis Miller of Cerro
Gordo, step-grandson, Terry Miller of Pana, great granddaughter, Cheyenne Miller, one great -great grandson,
sister, Janice Purviance of Arizona, several nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, son-in-law, Gary Miller, brother, Kenneth Vaughn, sisters,
Mary Murphy and Georgetta Grabb.
Joyce will be truly missed.
Please sign her guestbook at www.TLCelebratingeverylife.com