David Oakes

Tuesday, July 13, 2010

QULIN, MO. -- David Oakes, 52, of Qulin died Sunday, July 11, 2010, at his home.

He was born Sept. 21, 1957, in Advance, Mo. He had lived in Qulin the past 15 years.

He served in the Army from 1982 to 1985.

Oakes worked at Muscle Relocation in Poplar Bluff, Mo.

He and Lisa Brown were married Jan. 1, 1992.

Survivors include his wife; mother, Susan Mae Angle of Campbell, Mo.; three sons, Justin Armstrong of Pangburn, Ark., Micheal Oakes and Christopher Cody Oakes of Qulin; three brothers, L.G. Oakes of Searcy, Ark., Glen Oakes of Osceola, Ark., Rickey Cobb of Delta; five sisters, Brenda Reed and Judy Akridge of Campbell, Linda Templeton and Kay Coleson of Cape Girardeau, and Alice "Evie" Henderson of Olive Branch, Ill.

Visitation will be after 6 p.m. today at White-Sanders Funeral Home in Qulin.

The funeral will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday at the funeral home, with the Rev. Darrell Coleson officiating. Burial will be in Missouri State Veterans Cemetery at Bloomfield.

Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.whitesandersfuneralhome.com.