HEPHZIBAH, Ga. - Mr. Issac Drayton Jr. was born December 3,1925, in Richmond County, Georgia. On Friday, January 4, 2002, God called him home to rest. Mr. Drayton Jr. was a member of First Ebenezer Baptist Church of Hephzibah. He served eight years in the United States Marine Corps and he retired from Babcock & Wilcox. He leaves to cherish many memories, his wife, Virginia Dale Drayton; daughters, Connie Drayton, Valery Walker, Audrey (Floyd) Cummings, Marion Washington, Daisy (Willie) Davis, Altrenna (Michael) Wiley, the late Deobrah Drayton, Sherrie (Andre) Banks; sons, Lonny (Eula) Roland, Ronny (Annissa) Roland, Kenneth (Sharon) Drayton, Keith (Phyllis) Drayton, Ronald (Lee) Drayton; a host of nieces, nephews, grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Friends may call at the residence of 4752 Windsor Spring Road. Funeral services will be 3 p.m. Monday, January 7, 2002, at First Ebenezer Baptist Church, Hephzibah. Pastor Moses Anderson will be officiating. Interment in First Ebenezer Baptist Church Cemetery. Kinsey & Walton Funeral Home 3618 Peach Orchard Road, Augusta, Ga. (706) 790-8858.
The Augusta Chronicle January 6, 2002