Sgt. Earnest S. Draper of Valley Road, Pulaski, Va. passed away peacefully surrounded by God and his angels on April 30, 2020 at 86 years of age.
Left to cherish his memory is his devoted and loving wife of 64 1/2 years, Mary Lou Ortiz. Also his nine children, a brother, five sisters and many grandchildren.
Godspeed till we meet again.