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Obituary
Layton Sheen Oakley
September 05, 1938 - October 23, 2017
Born in Person County, NC
Resided in Durham County, NC
Visitation
Thursday October 26, 2017, 2-3 PM
Red Mountain Baptist Church
Red Mountain Road
Rougemont, NC 27572
 
Service
Thursday October 26, 2017, 3 PM
Church Service
Red Mountain Baptist Church
Red Mountain Road
Rougemont, NC 27572
Layton Sheen Oakley, 79, of 507 Red Mountain Road, Rougemont, died Monday, October 23, 2017. Born in Person County, he was the grandson of the late Frank and Ethel Clayton. In addition to his grandparents, he is preceded in death by his mother, Lou Betty Clayton Oakley and his brother, Fredrick Oakley. Mr. Oakley served in the US Army. He retired from the City of Durham after 30 years of service.

Surviving are his wife of 47 years, Mary James Oakley of the home; two children, Shane Oakley of the home and Tara Oakley of Rougemont; one brother, James Oakley of Alabama; one sister, Linda Guilford of Charlotte; two grandchildren: Ashley Michelle Chandler and Payton Grace Oakley; one niece, Tammy Oakley Albright of Durham.

Visitation will be held from 2-3 PM Thursday, October 26, 2017 at Red Mountain Baptist Church and other times at the home.

Funeral service will be held 3 PM Thursday, October 26, 2017 at Red Mountain Baptist Church with the Rev. David Pryor and the Rev. Joe Glenn officiating. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Red Mountain Baptist Church Building Fund, P.O. Box 103, Rougemont, NC 27572.