Robert Oakes
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Robert Oakes, 94, of Oswego, formerly of Dongola, died Saturday, March 10, 2012 at Tillers Rehabilitation Center in Oswego.

Funeral service will be held Wednesday, March 14 at 10:30 a.m. at Wilson Funeral Home in Karnak with Rev. Allan Milligan officiating.

Burial will follow at Friendship Cemetery in Dongola,

Mr. Oakes served in the U.S. Navy and was a veteran of World War II. He was of the Methodist faith.

Survivors include his daughter, Cheryl Davis of Montgomery; two sons, Ronald D. Oakes of Denver, Colo. and Robert D. Oakes of Stevensville, Mont.; six grandchildren; and 15 great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Muriel Oakes; and three sisters.

Visitation will be held Wednesday from 10 a.m. until the funeral hour.
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