Lewell "Beager" Oakes

Born: Sat., May 26, 1945
Died: Sat., Mar. 10, 2018


2:00 PM to 8:00 PM, Mon., Mar. 12, 2018
Location: Bernard Funeral Home

Funeral Service

1:00 PM Tue., Mar. 13, 2018
Location: Bernard Funeral Home

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Lewell Dwayne "Beager" Oakes, 72, of Russell Springs,

died Saturday, March 10, 2018 at the Baptist Health

Hospital in Lexington. He was born May 26, 1945 in

Russell County to the late Junie & Lorine Crockett Oakes.

Lewell was a farmer and a member of Parks Ridge Church

of God.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by

a daughter, Rebecca Jo Oakes


Wife: Helen Bernice Chumbley Oakes

3 Children: Lisa (Kelly) Burton

                  Pamela (Curtis) Lewis,

                  Benjamin Oakes, all of Russell Springs

4 Grandchildren: Ashley (Daniel) Hill, Joshua (Amanda) Burton,

  Leonard (Ashley) Coppage, Nicholas (Tabitha) Coppage

1 Step Granddaughter: Christina Lewis

5 Great Grandchildren: Cooper Hill, Kinsley Hill, Jaxtyn Burton,

  Tyson Coppage,  Blayton Coppage

2 Step Great Grandchildren: Ethan Coenen, Charlotte Lewis

3 Brothers: Marshall Oakes, Russell Springs

                   Ruel (Margaret) Oakes, Russell Springs

                   Dewell (Joyce) Oakes, Columbia

2 Sisters: Reva Richards, Louisville

                Gila Gaskins, Louisville

Special dog: Macy

Funeral service for Lewell Dwayne "Beager" Oakes will be

1 PM. Tuesday, March 13, 2018 at the Bernard Funeral

Home with Bro. Kelly Burton, Jr., Bro. Daniel Hill, and Bro.

Billy Silverman officiating.

Visitation will be 2-8 PM. Monday and after 8 AM. Tuesday

until funeral time at 1 PM.

Interment in the Parks Ridge Cemetery.

Pallbearers: Derek Polston, Gary Stephens, Greg Brockman

                 Aaron Gaskins, Jeff Stephens, Tim Brockman

Bernard Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.


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