Funeral services for Mrs. Amanda Gladys Preston Oakley will be 1 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 7 at Ligon & Bobo Funeral Home with Bro. Donald Owens officiating.
Interment will follow at Wilson County Memorial Gardens. Visitation Tuesday 3 - 8 p.m. and Wednesday after 11 a.m. at Ligon & Bobo. Grandsons will serve as pallbearers.
Mrs. Oakley, age 94 of Lebanon passed away Sunday, Jan. 4, 2015, at Quality Care.
Born March 27, 1920, in Cannon County, she was the daughter of the late Claud Lannom Preston and Dessie Myrtle Turney Preston. She was a homemaker and a mother and a member of Fairview Baptist Church.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Claude F. Oakley on Feb. 25, 1996; daughter Jan Timbs; sisters Inez Preston and Margaret Preston; and brothers Felix and Raymond Preston.
She is survived by children: Wayne (Carolyn) Oakley; Ken (Marie) Oakley; Larry (Alice) Oakley; Rick (Treieva) Oakley; and Debbie (Bill) Patterson; grandchildren Tim (Debbie) Hill, Greg Hill, Susan (Kevin) Haas, Steven (Angie) Oakley, Kendra Oakley, Carmen (Andrew) Kelley, John (Melissa) Oakley, Shane (Lori) Oakley, Brian Patterson and Brad Patterson; 14 great grandchildren.
Arrangements are in the care of Ligon & Bobo Funeral Home, Lebanon.