Wilbur "Bill" Oaks, 88

Wilbur “Bill” Oaks, 88, of DeMossville passed away Friday, December 1, 2017, at the Hospice of Hope in Maysville. He was born in Jackson, Ky., on November 26, 1929, son of the late Sam Henry and Nancy Lynch Oaks. Bill was a member of the Gardnersville Christian Church and a lifelong Pendleton County farmer. Preceding him in death, in addition to his parents, were his wife, Thelma Jean Oaks; brothers, Roy Oaks,  Bob Oaks; and sisters, Ann Combs, Shirley Watts. Surviving him are children, Melissa (Steve) Bruin, Mike (Chris) Oaks, Greg (Patty) Oaks; brother, Amos (Edith) Oaks; sister, Alma (Joe) Campbell; grandchildren, Greg Oaks Jr., Jonathon Oaks, Brook Anderson, Brandy Shamblin, Ashley Davis, Josh, Jared Bruin, Michael Jenkins; and 17 great-grandchildren. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m., Tuesday, December 5, 2017, at Peoples Funeral Home, in Falmouth. Interment will take place, under full military honors, at Gardnersville Cemetery. Memorials, if desired, are suggested to the Gardnersville Cemetery, 4587 Hwy 491, Demossville, KY 41033. Online condolences can be submitted at www.peoplesfuneralhomes.com