Jerry Lee Oakley
  • 65 years old
  • Date of birth: Dec 17, 1946
  • Date of passing: Oct 11, 2012
Let the memory of Jerry be with us forever

Jerry Lee Oakley. 65, a resident of Granville County, Butner, NC, passed away Thursday, October 11, 2012 in Alamance Regional Medical Center in Burlington.

A native of Granville County, the husband of Diane Cash Oakley and the son of the late Elbert and Colleen Lemons Oakley.  He was a member of West Oxford Baptist Church, a volunteer fireman for the Oxford Fire Department for over 20 years and was self-employed as J & J Maintenance and Landscaping.

Funeral Services will be conducted 2:00 PM, Sunday, October 14, 2012 in the Eakes Funeral Chapel in Creedmoor.  Burial will be in South Granville Memorial Gardens in Stem, North Carolina.

Surviving are his wife of 45 years, Diane Cash Oakley of the home, two daughters, Stacy Dowdy of Butner, Haven Stallings (Chip) of Wake Forest, a granddaughter, Ashley Tatum, two grandsons, Trevor Dowdy and Hogan Stallings, four brothers, Elbert “Spooky” Oakley, Jesse Teel, both of Butner, Roger Oakley and Gerald Teel, both of Oxford.  He was preceded in death by two brothers, Alton and Alvin Teel.

Visitation will be held 1:00 – 2:00 PM, Sunday, October 14, 2012 in the Eakes Funeral Home in Creedmoor and other times at the home, 302  8th Street, Butner, North Carolina.

Eakes Funeral Home in Creedmoor assisting the Oakley Family.

Memorial Tributes
This tribute was added by Vickie and Danny Boyd on 15th October 2012

"Our thoughts and prayers are with you."

This tribute was added by Tracie Matthews on 15th October 2012

"I am so sorry for your loss.  Please know that we are thinking of you all and keeping you in our prayers."

This tribute was added by kim jernigan on 14th October 2012

"May God be with the Oakley Family during this times of loss i use to work with Jerry at Triangle Communities stay strong"

This tribute was added by charles bullock on 14th October 2012

"My thoughts and Prayers for the Oakley Family. Many happy memories from school days with Jerry.  " Who pluck this Flower said the Gardner, I said the Master.""

This tribute was added by kenneth woodlief on 13th October 2012

"Sorry for your lost. He will be miss very much"

This tribute was added by Kathleen Thomas on 13th October 2012

"Thinking of you during this difficult time. May happy memories of your time together comfort you and give you strength.
Our time on earth is so precious and brief, but Jerry lives in your hearts forever. I'm so sorry for your loss."

This tribute was added by Samantha Bryant on 12th October 2012

"My thoughts and prayers go out to the Oakley Family during your time of loss.  "Be strong and of good courage; be not afraid, neither be thou dismayed; for the Lord thy God is with thee wherever you goest.  ~ Joshua 1:9. God Bless."

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