Brooks & White
P.O. Box 1135
907 Durham Road
Roxboro, NC, 27573
(336) 599-3171
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Obituary
Haywood "Red" Walker Oakley
October 13, 1936 - November 26, 2017
Born in Caswell County, NC
Resided in Person County, NC
Visitation
Tuesday November 28, 2017, 6:30-8 PM
Brooks & White
907 Durham Rd
Roxboro, NC 27573
 
Service
Wednesday November 29, 2017, 2 PM
Chapel Service
Brooks & White
907 Durham Rd
Roxboro, NC 27573
Haywood "Red" Walker Oakley, 81, of 401 Aubrey Clayton Road, Hurdle Mills, died Sunday, November 26, 2017 at his home. Born in Caswell County, he was the son of the late Alonza Hughes Oakley and Annie Rudd Oakley. In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by his wife, Louise Clayton Oakley and brother, Kenneth Oakley. He was an Army Veteran.

Surviving are his three daughters: Jane Whitt (Mike), Kirstan Rose (Philip) and Wendy Oakley (Tim), all of Hurdle Mills; three brothers: Hassell Oakley of Leasburg, Tom Oakley and Danny Oakley, both of Prospect Hill; three sisters: Jeanette O. Tatum, Pat O. Clayton and Lounell O. Talley, all of Prospect Hill; five grandchildren: Michael Whitt, Jr. (Brandi), Tabitha Hayes (Chad), Blake Whitt (Paige), Nicholas Rose and Jacob Rose; five great-grandchildren: Abigail Hayes, Isabella "Izzy" Hayes, Brookley Hayes, Kamden Whitt and Kyler Whitt; granddog, Lily.

Visitation will be held from 6:30-8 PM Tuesday, November 28, 2017 at the Brooks & White Chapel and other times at the home.

Funeral service will be 2 PM Wednesday, November 29, 2017 at Brooks & White Chapel with the Pastor Mike Whitt officiating. Burial will follow in the Lea Bethel Baptist Church Cemetery.

Pallbearers will be Anthony Talley, Jeff Oakley, Brian Clayton, Nicholas Rose, Jacob Rose and Waddell Richmond. Honorary pallbearers will be Doug Atkins and Maurice Hester.

Memorials may be made to New Life Independent Baptist Church Building Fund, 6413 Burlington Road, Hurdle Mills, NC 27541.