James Drayton (AIKEN, S.C.)

AIKEN, S.C. - Funeral arrangements will be announced later. Mr. Drayton was a member of Oakwood Baptist Church where he served as a Deacon and a choir member. Survivors include his wife, Mattie Drayton; three daughters, Cherices Drayton, Augusta, LaToya Martin and LaQuacia Penn, both of Aiken; one son, Antonia Drayton, Aiken; mother, Gladys Drayton, Aiken; one sister, Shirley (Thomas) Lyons, Washington, D.C.; four brothers, Charles Drayton, Joseph (Lillie) Drayton, Michael Drayton, all of Aiken and Sammy (Janice) Drayton, Jacksonville, Fla.; three grandchildren and a host of other relatives. Family and friends may call his residence. G.L. Brightharp & Sons Mortuary, 390 Beaufort St., Aiken (803) 648-0134

The Augusta Chronicle-December 1, 2007