Deloris Jean Drake
Deloris Jean Drake was born July 13, 1953 in Loveland, Colorado to Leonard and Lela Drake. She passed peacefully from this earth on Tuesday, March 9, 2021 at Mercy Hospital in Oklahoma City.
She moved from Colorado to Western Oklahoma in 1963. She lived in several towns in western Oklahoma. She graduated from Thomas High School in 1972. She worked as a caregiver at various hospitals and Home Health agencies throughout her career. She enjoyed taking care of and helping people. She always enjoyed gardening, flowers, jewelry and a love for animals. She lived in Buffalo, Oklahoma and was married to William Branch and they had a son Erick in 1984.
She relocated to the Oklahoma City area in 2012 to be closer to family. She is survived by her son Erick and Cara Drake, two grandsons Jackson and Barrett of Edmond, Oklahoma; her brother Kenneth Drake and Ruthie of Perkins, Oklahoma; her sister Sherry Sims of Enid, Oklahoma; her sister Karla Drake of Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, and her sister Patricia Rutz and Sam of Seiling, Oklahoma. She is also survived by several nieces and nephews and friends, and her loving dog and best friend Lila.
She is proceeds in death by both her parents, her husband, brother and several aunts and uncles. Memorial services are pending. In lieu of flowers, donations could be made to any animal shelter of your choice.