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Steven M. Draves

Steven Merle Draves, 63, Corydon, died Saturday, May 7, 2016, at his home.
Born July 3, 1952, in Redbud, Ill., he was the son of Rosa Lee Turner Jacobs of Palm City, Fla., and the late Edward Merle Draves.
He worked as a tugboat captain for ACL, Mount Vernon Marine and Consolidated Coal and was a Navy veteran.
Besides his father, he was preceded in death by two sons, Steven Scott Draves and Lance Edward Draves.
Survivors in addition to his mother include his wife, the former Melanie R. Simmons; a brother, Mike Draves of Chester, Ill.; and three sisters, Cindy Butler of Phoenix, Candy Gibbs of Marshall, Ill., and Sherri Hoelscher of Perryville, Mo.
Memorial service: At a later date at Pechacek-McClure Funeral Home with burial in Evergreen Cemetery, both in Chester, Ill.
Local arrangements: Beanblossom-Cesar Funeral Home in Corydon.