Sunday, June 8, 2014
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William Oakes, Jr.
William L. Oakes, Jr., age 85, of Lawrenceville, Georgia passed away on Friday, June 6, 2014.
Funeral services will be held at 12 PM, Tuesday, June 10, 2014 in the Lawrenceville Chapel of Tim Stewart Funeral Home with Dr. Fred Musser and Apostle Fritz Musser officiating. Burial will follow in Sweetwater Cemetery, Lawrenceville, Georgia. Mr. Oakes was a member of the Tabernacle International church. He served his country honorably during the Korean War, as a member of the United States Air Force, in the Strategic Air Command, as a crew member on the B-36 Convair, Intercontinental bomber. He is preceded in death by his Son: James Leonard Oakes, and his Grandson: William Wallace Oakes. He is survived by his wife: Dolores Oakes; Sister Karen Virginia Liston, Detroit, MI; Son: William T. Oakes; Grandchildren: Donald and Caitlin, and several nieces and nephews. The family will receive friends from 1-3 PM and 6-8 PM, Monday, June 9, 2014 at Tim Stewart Funeral Home, 300 Simonton Road, SW, Lawrenceville, Georgia 30046. 770-962-3100. Please sign the online guest registry at www.stewartfh.com