Marshall E. Drake

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Marshall Edward Drake, 80, passed away November 20, 2021.

A native of Spartanburg County, son of the late Edward Smith and Mitylene Tribble Drake, he was a United States Army Vietnam Veteran and was a retired diesel mechanic for W.W. Williams. He was a faithful Christian and a member of Southside Baptist Church for almost 50 years.

Surviving are his wife, Lanese Page Drake of the home; one brother, Dwight Drake (Beth) of Columbia; and two nieces, Marshall Elizabeth Hiler (Elijah) and Eliza Calhoun.

Funeral services will be held 11 a.m. Friday, November 26, 2021, at The Wood Mortuary Chapel conducted by Rev. Odell Moseley and Rev. Jeremiah Oliver. Burial will follow in Mountain View Cemetery.

Visitation will be held 9:30-10:45 a.m. Friday, November 26, 2021, at The Wood Mortuary.

The family will be at the home.

In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to Southside Baptist Church, 410 S Main St, Greer, SC 29650.

Online condolences may be made to

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