Mar., 1947 Lafayette Tippecanoe County Indiana, USA
Forest was the son of J.A. and Florence (Moore) Draper. He married Berneice "Bammye" Padgett in Owen County, Indiana on July 5, 1896. They had two sons: Lauron and Claude. He worked as a salesman in the Bloomington area for awhile then got a job as a conductor with the railroad. He moved his family to Lafayette, Tippecanoe County, Indiana where he continued to work for the railroad. He and Bammye ended up getting a divorce and sometime later he married Pearl Ann Dickey on April 4, 1927. He passed away in 1947.