Uthey Stone Drake, age 88, passed away May 27, 2014. She was the daughter of the late Annie Sue Drake and Harry Drake. She was the oldest of seven children born to this marriage. Uthey was educated in the Roman Catholic and public schools of Nashville, TN.
She was preceded in death by her mother and father as well as brothers Harry, Carl, Frank, and Leroy Drake.
Uthey is survived by her daughter Harriett Watkins (Walter), Bloomfield Hills, MI; sisters Sally Dunn, Seattle, WA and Margaret Foster, Nashville, TN; granddaughters Che Watkins, Atlanta, GA and Celeste Watkins-Hayes (Rejji), Bloomfield Hills, MI; great grandchildren Hunter Crawford Hayes and Harper Lisa Hayes; several nieces and nephews; and many devoted friends in Dayton, Ohio, Michigan and elsewhere.
Visitation will be Friday, June 6, 2014 from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. with funeral to follow at 11 a.m. at St. Vincent de Paul Roman Catholic Church, 1700 Heiman Street, Nashville, TN. Father Anthanasius Abanulo is the Celebrant. Burial at Greenwood West Cemetery, Nashville, TN. Services have been entrusted to Rucker Memorial Chapel. (615) 895-2200.www.ruckermemorialchapel.com