Milford Drafts

Obituary of Milford Glenn Drafts

Milford Glenn Drafts, 82 of Lexington, husband of Norma Jean Shealy Drafts, passed away on October 15, 2021 at Lexington Medical Center.

Born July 21, 1939, he was the son of the late Charlie Hampton and Annie Mae Connor Drafts. Milford was a 1957 graduate of Lexington High School and was employed with Vulcan Materials Company for over 48 years where he retired. He served his country for nine years in the South Carolina Army National Guard.

Milford had a number of hobbies but truly enjoyed fishing, good football and most of all loved riding his golf cart. He was a lifelong member of Pilgrim Lutheran Church, where he was involved in all church activities.  

Surviving in addition to his loving wife is a son, Carl Drafts of Lexington; two brothers, Albert Drafts (Sue) of West Columbia and David Drafts (Martha) of Lexington as well as other extended family and friends.

Graveside services will be held at 3:00 PM on Thursday, October 21st at Pilgrim Lutheran Church Cemetery with the Reverends Jason and Andrea Peterson officiating. The family will greet guest at the graveside following the service.

Pallbearers will be Charles Drafts, George Rawl, Ken Drafts, Jason Hallman, Kelvin Meetze, Matt Hawkins and Danny Koon.

The family suggest that those wishing to make memorials please do so to Pilgrim Lutheran Church or the American Heart Association.

Thompson Funeral Home of Lexington is assisting the Drafts family.



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Graveside Services

3:00 pm
Thursday, October 21, 2021
Pilgrim Lutheran Church Cemetery
1430 N. Lake Drive
Lexington, South Carolina, United States
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