Memorial & Funeral Services

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Miss Tahlia Drake

A Beautiful Soul…..

Tahlia Renee Drake, age twenty-one, of Vass, North Carolina, left to meet our heavenly Lord, Friday, January 8, 2021. 

Her death was caused by a single car accident in West End, North Carolina.

Tahlia left her mark with everyone she touched; she will be missed by so many.

Born in Pinehurst, North Carolina, Tahlia spent most of her life in Moore county,

and she was a graduate of Pinecrest High School.  She was raised in Pinebluff, North Carolina,

and was employed as a waitress by Susa Sushi and Ashten's Restaurant, both located in Southern Pines, North Carolina.

She is survived by her parents, Marta and Quentin Drake; three brothers, Yakov L. McCoy Jr., Isaiah Tisdale, and  Quentin Emanuel Drake;

four nephews, who she loved very much, Kovi McCoy, Kian McCoy, Jeremiah Davis, and Kamari Tisdale;

her maternal grandmother, Maria Murcia; paternal grandparents, Lizzy and Zebede Drake; many aunts and uncles;

a host of cousins, whom she loved as siblings; a special friend, Jahlyn Person; and many, many other friends.

Service Details


Graveside Service

Friday, January 15, 2021

1:00 PM

Masks, covering nose & mouth, and
Social Distancing are required.



Pinelawn Memorial Park

1105 West Morganton Road

Southern Pines, North Carolina

Tribute Wall

Annie Muttee

You will be missed sweet girl. Your soul is with your Jesus but your Heart will always be here with your Family & Friends. Gods speed on your journey home with Jesus


To my Bestie.... I love and miss you so much, please you and Omelly watch over me <3 my 5EVER Angels! You really really hurt me with this one Tia, my heart is truly Broken. I thank you for Being a TRUE Bestfriend!

Deborah Utley

My deepest condolences to her parents and the entire family. Praying God gives you the strength and peace to endure this difficult time.

Lillian Vega

You are so Beautiful Tally love you so much!! I was blessed to see you and hug you soooo hard two weeks ago!! You will always be our favorite baby cousin from NC. It was always a pleasure being around you, your smile your humor always lit up a room. I would always convince you to let met me play with your hair and do girly things with you. You will be greatly missed but never forgotten!! Rest in Paradise with my mom, love you always!! Lillian Vega

Sharon Davis (Damion Davis' Mother)

So sorry for your loss! Tahlia was a beautiful young lady with a wonderful spirit ! May God Bless you in your time of .need and may you always cherish beautiful memories of Tahlia.