Rose Drakeford, 59, of Stanford, KY passed away Monday, July 10, 2017 at home. Born April 5, 1958 in Danville, KY to the late Glenden Collier Edwards, she was a former employee of Ephraim McDowell Regional Medical Center where she worked in medical records.
Survivors include her husband of 42 years; John Drakeford; two daughters, Rena Drakeford (Brandy), and Shelly Tillett (Bryan); two brothers-in-law, Woody Drakeford and Jerry Drakeford (Sonja); four grandchildren, Skyler Franklin, McKenzie Hounshell, Carter Tillett, and Chloe Tillet; two nephews, Vance Drakeford and Kevin Drakeford; one niece, Ashley Drakeford; and one great-nephew, Wyatt Drakeford. In addition to her mother, she was preceded in death by one brother, Wendell Ballard; one brother-in-law, Robert Drakeford; and one sister-in-law, Delly Drakeford.
Visitation will be Friday, July 14, 2017 at Spurlin Funeral Home Chapel, Stanford from 4-7 p.m. A memorial service will follow at 7 p.m. with Chris Dalton officiating. A private family interment will be held at a later date.