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Betty M. Oakes

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Betty M. Oakes Obituary

Our beloved sister, Betty M. Oakes, went home to be with the Lord on January 3, 2016 at the age of 76, in Marysville, CA.

She was born in Bernice, LA, to Vivian and Sherman Oaks on May 22, 1939, and was the oldest of four sisters and one brother.

Betty graduated from the LVN program at Yuba College and began her career at Rideout Hospital. She later moved to American River Hospital in Sacramento. She continued her education receiving her RN degree. She worked in Labor and Delivery until her retirement in 2004 from Mercy San Juan Hospital in Sacramento.

Betty was preceded in death by her parents Vivian and Sherman Oaks, and sisters Peggy Newton and Linda Oakes.

She is survived by her brother David (Linda) of Clovis, CA; sister Margarett Hall (Jim) of Fresno, CA; 11 nieces and nephews and eight great-nieces and nephews.

She was deeply loved and will be greatly missed. Burial will take place at Sierra View Memorial Park in Olivehurst, Saturday, January 16, 2016, at 12:00 noon. Viewing from 9am-12pm.

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Published in Appeal Democrat from Jan. 13 to Jan. 14, 2016
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