Obit J. B. Oakey
Wednesday June 29, 1960
J. B. Oakey, 76, of 3133 Willow Rd. NW, died Tuesday in a Roanoke hospital. He was
a retired Norfolk
and Western Railway Co general foreman.
He was a member of the Southwest Building
and Loan Co. board of directors and the N & W Veterans Assn.
Surviving are two sons Jack L and William J. Oakey, both of Roanoke, two daughters, Mrs. R. Q. Hite of Roanoke and Mrs. Laura E. Page of Jacksonville,
Fla., a brother J. Kenneth Oakey of Chattanooga, TN; two sisters
Mrs. Olivia Ullman of Winchester
and Mrs. Rosebud Noell of Pittsburg,
PA, six grandchildren and two
Funeral will be at 10 a.m. Thursday at Oakey’s conducted by
Rev. James K. Cobb and the Rev. T. J. Shumate. Burial will be in Fairview.