Thomas Eugene Drake, Sr.

June 30, 1931 - November 15, 2016
Thomas Eugene Drake, Sr.

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Thomas Eugene Drake, Sr., 85, of Williamsburg, passed away November 15, 2016. He is preceded in death by his parents and his two daughters, Cheryl Elizabeth Drake and Donna Jean Drake Tidwell. Thomas is survived by his wife Bettye; daughters, Cindy Drake Curtis, Betty Drake Perk; son, Thomas E. Drake, Jr.; 11 grandchildren and 8 great-grandchildren. He was a long time member of Walnut Hills Baptist Church. Thomas enjoyed being out in nature, fishing; he restored old cars and built his family home. The family will receive friends on Friday, November 18, 2016 from 5-7pm at Bucktrout Funeral Home, 4124 Ironbound Road. Williamsburg, VA 23188. A funeral service will be held at Walnut Hills Baptist Church, 1014 Jamestown Road, Williamsburg on Saturday, November 19th at 1:30pm with burial to follow in Williamsburg Memorial Park. Online condolences may be shared at



Saturday, November 19, 2016
1:30 PM

Walnut Hills Baptist Church - Directions
1014 Jamestown Road
Williamsburg, VA 23185


Friday, November 18, 2016
5:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Bucktrout Funeral Home - Directions
4124 Ironbound Road
Williamsburg, VA 23188

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  • November 18, 2016
    Willie Mae Mccracken lit a candle:
    Lit since November 18, 2016 at 11:34:05 AM

  • November 19, 2016
    Barb Laroche says:
    So sorry for your loss. Tom was a kind and gentle man. God bless you all.