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Sarah Jo Drake-Yore

Sarah Jo Drake-Yore
  • December 20, 1978 - January 28, 2017
  • Battle Creek, Michigan
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“Detrich, We are so sorry about your wife's passing. Our thoughts and prayers are with you during this difficult time. May your love for her and...Read More »
1 of 14 | Posted by: Michelle Thorndyke - Roseville, MI

“I remember Sarah from elementary and middle school she was always a nice person. I'm sorry for the loss of a wonderful person. ”
2 of 14 | Posted by: Jaime Westworth(Carter) - MI

“Friends and Family of Sarah, It's with great sadness that I write this letter, but I felt it was important to let you know what Sarah meant to a...Read More »
3 of 14 | Posted by: JONATHAN TOWNSEND - ATLANTA, GA

“May your memories of the wonderful times you shared with your loved one comfort you and your family, today and always. ”
4 of 14 | Posted by: American Heart Association

“Sarah I'm going to miss ur beautiful smiling face on Facebook every day and your comments and your thumbs up and stealing my Smiley quotes LOL make...Read More »
5 of 14 | Posted by: Tammy Munoz - NC - Family

“Sarah you were a true delight to work with! Always so positive and cheerful. You will be missed and thank you for always putting a smile on our...Read More »
6 of 14 | Posted by: Kristen Widen - St. Paul, MN

“Sad to read about Sarah. She definitely built a good reputation - Ecc. 7:1 " A good name is better than fine oil..." ”
7 of 14 | Posted by: H Henriquez - CA

“Gone much to soon......may you be an Angel in heaven and look after all those that love you and that you love. ”
8 of 14 | Posted by: Matthew Marble - Family

“So sorry for your loss of a beautiful young Lady. May God comfort each one of you. ”
9 of 14 | Posted by: Pat Bell - Russellville, KY

“Sarah will be missed. She was a wonderful, sweet, and special person that I had the pleasure of working with. She will be missed greatly. ”
10 of 14 | Posted by: Lou KAFANTARIS - LIVONIA, MI

“Sarah,Your sweetness and desire to assist always amazed me. God surely blessed you with a servant's heart and you were blessed as a result. Will...Read More »
11 of 14 | Posted by: Mike McTeer - Atlanta, GA

“Our prayers & thoughts are with the family during this very difficult time. Sarah Jo was a beautiful, young woman full of life & it is still...Read More »
12 of 14 | Posted by: Barbara Marble - Battle Creek, MI

“You were a true delight to work with! I will miss you deeply. I thank you for the fantastic job you did! I also thank you for all the laughs and...Read More »
13 of 14 | Posted by: Jen Davis - Battle Creek, MI

“Sarah, what a true whirlwind. When you breezed through a door, everyone felt your presence immediately. We will miss your spirit, your respectful...Read More »
14 of 14 | Posted by: Laurene & Ralph Wharry - MI

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Sarah Jo Drake-Yore, 38, of Battle Creek, died January 28, 2017 at Bronson Battle Creek. Sarah was born December 20, 1978, the daughter of Jacqueline Chaney and Joseph "Toby" Everett. She graduated from high school and received her Associates Degree from Davenport University.

Sarah worked at EPI in Battle Creek and had just been promoted to Customer Service Supervisor. She loved going out to dinner, beach trips to South Haven and shopping dates with Cheyenne. Sarah was a very selfless person, always putting others need's before her own.

Sarah married Detrich Yore on July 18, 2014, whom survives. She is also survived by her mother, Jackie Chaney; two sisters, Kimberly Harris and Renee Stockman; seven nieces and nephews, Justin, Kristen, Jordan, Nicholas, Blake, Cheyenne and Harper. Sarah had a positive impact on many other family members and friends throughout the years and will be deeply missed.

Funeral services to celebrate Sarah's life will be 11:00 a.m., Saturday, February 4, 2017 at the Farley Estes Dowdle Funeral Home & Cremation Care, officiated by Pastor Thomas C. Townsend. Interment will follow at Floral Lawn Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be Friday, February 3 from 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at the funeral home. Those wishing to make memorial contributions are asked to consider the American Heart Association or the American Cancer Association. Personal messages for the family may be placed at