R. V. Oakes, 74, of the Jabez Community of Russell
County, died Saturday, April 23, 2016 at his home. He
was born March 1, 1942 in Russell County to the late
Orvis & Icey Mae Carender Oakes.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by
a daughter, Trisa Kohl; a brother, Ervin "Bill" Oakes and
a sister, Lucille Oakes Lane.
wife: Karen Oakes, Nancy, Ky
2 children: Traci Oakes, Lebanon, IN
Tony Oakes, Seymour, In
7 grandchildren-5 great grandchildren
5 siblings: Drettie Miller, Brownstown, IN
Sharon Brock, Medora, IN
Mervin Oakes, Seymour, IN
N. E. Oakes, Jabez
Clyde Oakes, Jabez
Funeral service for R. V. Oakes will be 3 PM. Tuesday,
April 26, 2016 at the Bernard Funeral Home Chapel with
Richard Wilson and Lisa McFarlin officiating.
Visitation after 12:30 P.M. Tuesday.
Interment in the Military Springs Cemetery in Jabez
Bernard Funeral Home in Russell Springs in charge of arrangements.
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