Jackson Lawyer Dies Saturday

Gayden Drew IV, 60, died Saturday (June 8). A graduate of the University of Memphis School of Law, Drew also attended the University of Missouri Law School where he specialized in mediation and consultation. He practiced law in Jackson, where he was president of the Jackson Law Association. Drew also was active in the community, serving as president of the Jackson YMCA and on the board of the Jackson Country Club. A private memorial service will be held at Memorial Park’s Fireside Chapel. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Church of the Holy Communion or Trezevant Episcopal Home in Memphis. The Commercial Appeal has more on his life.