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Julia Draper, 92, of Evansville passed away Sunday, February 26, 2012 at her home. She worked for Swift and Company for over 11 years, was a longtime member of Garvinwood General Baptist Church and the U-Needus class. Julia was a volunteer for SWIRCA for many years. She was a loving mother and grandmother who enjoyed spending time with her family. Julia was preceded in death by her husband Robert Draper; daughter-in-law Phyllis Draper; parents Patrick and Mary Russell; sisters Edna Paris, Betty Carter, Hettie Buchann, Ellen Duvall and brother Melvin Russell. She is survived by her sons Robert E. Draper and James E. Draper and wife Judy all of Evansville; grandchildren Shara Draper Mays, Chris Draper, Jennifer Draper Fain and Jeff DeLong; 8 great grandchildren; and sister Netty Littell of Newburgh. Visitation will be from 2:00 -8:00 pm Wednesday, February 29, 2012 at Ziemer Funeral Home East Chapel, 800 S. Hebron Ave., Evansville, IN 47714. Funeral service will begin at 11:00 am Thursday, March 1, 2012 at the funeral home with Rev. Brett Ryor, Sr. officiating. Burial will be in Oak Hill Mausoleum. Memorial contributions may be made to Garvinwood General Baptist Church, 11 N. Englewood Ave, Evansville, IN 47711. Condolences may be made to the family online at www.ziemerfuneralhome.com

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