Louie L. Draper, 76, of Newark, died Tuesday, May 6, 2014, in Fort Worth.
Funeral is 10 a.m. Monday, May 12, at Biggers Funeral Chapel in Lake Worth with burial to follow at Aurora Cemetery. Visitation is 4 to 6 p.m. Sunday at Biggers Funeral Home.
Louie was born Sept. 9, 1937, in Fort Worth to William and Mildred Draper. He had been a resident of Newark for more than 40 years and was a retired delivery driver for Coca Cola Bottling Co.
He was preceded in death by his wife of 50 years, Martha I. Draper on Jan. 29, 2012.
Survivors include his children, Ricky Draper and wife, Tinna, Lee Draper and wife, Cinda Ann, Teresa Youngblood, Kelly Griffin and husband, David, and Kimberly Smith and husband, Richard; brothers Dale Draper and Billy Draper; 17 grandchildren; and 24 great-grandchildren.