Rebecca L. “Becky” Droke, of Savannah, departed this life on Monday, Dec. 19, at the age of 58 years, 10 months and 2 days.
She was born in Adrian, Michigan on Feb. 17, 1958, the daughter of Robert Deroy and Mary Joyce Alexander Stewart. On April 24, 1976, she was united in marriage to David Wayne Droke, who survives.
Becky was a member of New Pleasant Grove Freewill Baptist Church. She had worked for Angelica as a supervisor and had worked for the United States Post Office as a clerk for more than 18 years. Becky loved gardening, sewing, traveling, and her sweet grands very much. She had a servant’s heart and loved to help everyone.
She is survived by her husband of 40 years, David Droke of Savannah; children, Shelly Bridges of Savannah and Jim Droke and wife Lindsay of Humboldt, Tennessee; grandchildren, Walker, Carson, Allison and Elizabeth Droke; siblings, Matt Stewart and wife Julie of Portland, Tennessee, Nancy Crumby and husband Jimmy of Savannah, Carol Jane Carpenter of Nashville, Charles Stewart of Savannah and Amy Crossman of Hendersonville, Tennessee.
In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be made to: The Ronald McDonald House, www.rmhc-centralohio.org; Grace Church of the Nazarene, 2620 Pennington Bend Rd, Nashville, Tenn. 37214; or New Pleasant Grove Freewill Baptist Church, 115 Freewill Lane, Savannah, Tenn. 38372.
Services were held on Thursday, Dec. 22, at 1 p.m., at Shackelford Chapel in Savannah with Tony Polk officiating. Burial followed in Memory Gardens at Savannah.