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OAKES


THOMAS OAKES
DIED
Dec. 1, 1867
AE 92 y'rs. &
7 mo's.


Separate stone in the same lot:
NABBY
2nd wife of
THOMAS OAKES
DIED
May 2, 1851
Aged 75 years
Precious in the sight of the Lord
In the death of his saints.


Separate stone in the same lot:
MARY
Wife of
Thomas Oakes
died Mar. 28, 1823
AE 41 Yrs. 6 Mos.
ALSO,
their son, Edwin
died Apr. 20, 1820
AE 6 weeks
Weep not for me dear friends
Though dust returns to dust
My soul to Heaven ascends
To mingle with the just
In singing songs of praise & love
To God and Christ who reign above.