Austin Kyle Drake, 19, of Centerpoint, passed away Tuesday Sept. 2, 2003 in his residence.
He was born Feb. 8, 1984, in Terre Haute, the son of Terry and Melody Brush Drake.
He graduated from Calvary Christian School in 2003. He was a member of the Maryland Community Church and served on the prayer team. He was a recipient of many blessings through the Make A Wish Foundation. He was a sports enthusiast, and especially liked the Indiana Pacers.
He is survived by his parents; sister Alisha Drake at home; grandparents Carolyn and Bob McCauley and Bill and Maria Bush all of Terre Haute; and other extended family.
He was preceded in death by grandparents, Virgil and Ramona Drake.
A celebration of Kyle's life will be Friday at 7:30 p.m. at the Maryland Community Church in the Atrium. Private family graveside services will be Friday at 10:30 a.m. at Mount Pleasant Cemetery in Terre Haute with Pastor Vince McFarland officiating.
French Funeral Home assisted with the arrangements. Light a candle in his memory at www.frenchfuneralhome.com. The family has requested that no flowers be sent. They would appreciate memorial contributions be directed to the Make A Wish Foundation.