James David Drake

James David Drake
July 20, 2013
GAINESVILLE, Fla. — James David Drake, 67, passed away July 20, 2013 at Shands University of Florida Cancer Center, Gainesville, Fla.
Surviving are his wife, Cathy, three sisters, Judy Bryson, Brevard, N.C., Pat Tomb, Hobart, and Paula Hazen, Plymouth, one stepson Cory See, Rochester and two stepgrandsons, Kaleb and Kaden See, Rochester.
Jim is the son of the late Paul and Violet Drake, Walkerton. He was raised in Walkerton and later moved to North Liberty. He was owner operator of Jim Drake Construction for the past 20 years. In 1998 he relocated his home and business to Fruitland Park, Fla. and currently was a contractor for Black Gold Compost Company, Oxford, Fla.
Cremation only however donations may be made to the American Cancer Society, 1650 W Main St Suite 3, Leesburg, FL 34748 on his behalf.