Draffen was a chemical operator at Air Products and was a member of Hardin Baptist Church.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Weldon P. Draffen and Martha (Cox) Draffen; two sisters Jonda Gale Story and Jennie Lynn.
He is survived by one daughter, Jennie Hughes of West Paducah and one grandchild.
Visitation will be held at the Collier Funeral Home, in Benton from 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m., Tuesday, January 10.
Graveside funeral services will be at Briensburg Cemetery at 2 p.m., Tuesday, January 10, with Rev. Ricky Cunningham officiating. Interment will be at Briensburg Cemetery, Benton.
The family ask memorial contributions be made to the Hardin Baptist Church 6867 US Hwy 641 South Hardin, KY 42048.