Alma Marie Drake

October 22, 1946 - December 1, 2022
Alma Marie Drake


Alma Marie Drake 76, of Wilmington, NC died Thursday December 1, 2022 at the Lower Cape Fear LifeCare.

Alma was born in Newburgh, NY on October 22, 1946 the daughter of the late Allen Morehouse and Muriel Marie Browne White, and was also preceded in death by her husband Robert A. Drake and a son Jeffrey A. Drake. Alma was very active in the Red Hats Society and before declining health regularly attended Harbor United Methodist Church, she never met a stranger. Alma retired as and office manager of a construction company.

Surviving are a her son Jay A. Drake and wife Dawn of Gillette, WY; daughter Florence Moore and husband David of Shohola, PA; sisters Lynn White Ramos and husband of Bluffton SC; Janet L. Dennis and husband Doug of Lawton, OK. Seven grandchildren and one great-grandson. She also leaves behind many wonderful friends.

There will be no formal service at this time.

The family suggest memorial contributions be made to the Lower  Cape Fear Hospice 1414 Physician Drive Wilmington NC 28401.

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  • January 04, 2023
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  • December 06, 2022
    Lawrence White says:
    Love you cousin, I have many great memories of the things we did over the years.

  • December 06, 2022
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  • December 04, 2022
    Candy Malaney says:
    Oh to reminisce of the good times we shared. Rest In Peace my dear friend.