Clarence Thomas Draughn

Published 2:53 pm Friday, August 4, 2023

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Mr. Clarence Thomas Draughn, 89, of Sheffield Road, Mocksville, passed away Monday, July 31, 2023 at his home.

He was born on May 11, 1934 in Davie County to the late Jesse Martin Otis and Betsy Ann Stewart Draughn.

Mr. Draughn was a truck driver for many years. He loved working in his garden and riding his lawn mower.

In addition to his parents, he was also preceded in death by: his wife, Evelyn Louise Bolin Draughn; and 3 brothers, Thrumond Draughn, Lester Draughn, and Everette Draughn.

Survivors include: his 2 children, Judy Ball (Jack) of Advance and Larry Draughn (Tonya) of Mocksville; 3 grandchildren, Melissa Kimball, Christy Miller (Jeremy), and Craig Draughn; 3 great-grandchildren, Davis Kimball, Luke Kimball, and Macie Miller; 2 brothers, Earl Draughn (Carol) and Ervin Draughn; and several nieces and nephews.

A graveside service was conducted at 1 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 3 in Liberty Wesleyan Church Cemetery, with Pastor Rob Garrison officiating. Friends paid their respects to Mr. Draughn by visiting Eaton Funeral Home from 1-5 p.m. Wednesday or 8:30 to 11:30 a.m. Thursday.

Memorials may be considered for: Liberty Wesleyan Church, 2106 Sheffield Road, Harmony, NC 28634.

The family would like to extend a special thank you to his caregiver, Joyce Huneycutt, and a special neighbor, Vernon Faulx, for all the care, love, and support during his final days.

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