Obituary for Vicki Drake

Ponca City Now - May 19, 2020 5:45 pm

Vicki Sue Drake

July 30, 1952 ~ May 16, 2020 (age 67)

Vicki Sue Drake, 67 of Ponca City was called home by her heavenly Father Saturday evening, May 16, 2020 with her loving husband by her side. She was born in Winfield, KS on July 30, 1952 to Robert (Bob) Waymire and Donna (Deets) Waymire.

A come and go Gathering has been scheduled for Thursday, May 21, 2020 at Ponca City Assembly from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. The celebration of Life service has been set for 2 p.m. Friday, May 22, 2020 in the Ponca City Assembly church with Pastor Dwayne Bardwell officiating. The family has requested in leu of Flowers please make memorial donations in her name to Ponca City Assembly 2312 E. Prospect Ave Ponca City, ok 74604

She attended school in Bakersfield, California and graduated from Dexter, KS in 1970. She received an associate degree in Business from Cowley College in Arkansas City, KS later in life while working fulltime and raising a family. She married the love of her life Jack M. Drake on June 4, 1970 and they would have celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary this year. Vicki enjoyed spending time with her family, cooking, writing and working in her garden. Vicki also enjoyed taking trips to Branson whenever time allowed. Vicki would tell you that her greatest joy was her Family and her Church. She was employed at PCA at the time of her passing.

Left behind to cherish her memory is her Husband Jack, of the home; two sons, Jason Drake and wife Sherrie of Dexter, KS and Clayton Drake and wife Tara of Guthrie, OK. She had 6 Grandchildren, Cody Drake of Las Vegas, NV; Kyley Epperly and Husband David of Braman, Oklahoma; Morgan Montgomery and Husband William of Grand Rapids, Michigan, Tucker Drake of Dexter, KS; Haley and Britt Drake of Guthrie, OK. Three great-grandchildren, Auttum, Stormie, River of Oklahoma; Siblings, Debbie and spouse Stephen Pettigrew of Dexter, KS, Danny and spouse Mary Anne Waymire of Ponca City and Roxanne and spouse Ricky Dixon of Ponca City and many nieces and nephews.

Vicki was preceded in death by her parents Donna and Robert Waymire.

Private Burial will take place in the Dexter Cemetery at a later date.