SPARTANBURG, SC-- Lawrence "Sonny" Oakman, age 81, loving husband of the late Nancy T. Oakman, died Wednesday, December 15, 2010.
Sonny was born in Spartanburg on January 21, 1929, to the late Lawrence and Floy Swaford Oakman. He was the owner/operator of Oakman Brothers Glass. Sonny was a junior assistant Scoutmaster of Troop 19 and a member of Southside Baptist Church. "He gave his all ..."
Sonny is survived by a son, Tom Oakman; a brother, James Oakman (Bobbie) of Greenville and their son, Dr. Jamie Oakman; a daughter-in-law, Jerri Oakman and her sons, Nathan and Patrick Oakman; a sister-in-law, Ann Oakman; and nieces and nephews, Robby, Tommy and Julie Oakman. He was predeceased by a son, Chuck Oakman; and a brother, Clarence Thomas Oakman.
Graveside services will be held at Noon on Friday, December 17, 2010, at Greenlawn Memorial Gardens.
In remembrance of Mr. Oakman, memorial contributions may be made to Vista Care Hospice, 15 Brendan Way, Suite 100, Greenville, SC 29615.
Condolences may be expressed to the family online at www.jmdunbar.com
Dunbar Funeral Home