Mr. Rickey Lynn Oakes of Greensburg, Kentucky, son of Margaret Oakes and the late Lyndell Oaks, was born on August 1, 1966 in Barren County, Kentucky. He departed this life on Monday, November 14, 2022 in Greensburg having attained the age of 56 years, three months and 13 days.
He had made a profession of faith in Christ and was of the Baptist faith. He was a lumber grader.
Besides his mother, Margaret Oakes of Greensburg, survivors include three daughters and sons-in-law: Twyla and Kyle Jessie, Mandy and Curtis DeWeese all of Edmonton, and Anna and Jeremy Fields of Tompkinsville; six grandchildren: Hailey Jessie, Isaiah Jessie, Zackary Fields, Wyatt Fields, Aubrey DeWeese and Luna DeWeese; one brother: J.D. Oakes of Washington; plus a host of other relatives and friends.
Graveside services for Mr. Ricky Oakes will be conducted at 2:00 P.M., Central Time, Sunday, November 20, 2022 at the Pink Ridge Cemetery in Metcalfe County.
Pallbearers: Spunky Wheeler, Jeremy Fields, Curtis DeWeese, Kyle Jessie, Tyler Hutton and Collin Crumpton
Gupton-Landrum Funeral Home in Greensburg is in charge of the arrangements.