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Glen Allen Oaks, 86, Russell Springs, KY (1935-2021)

Glen Allen Oaks of Russell Springs passed away Sunday, October 31, 2021, at Lake Cumberland Regional Hospital in Somerset. He was 86 years old.

A religious service will be held at 11amCT on Thursday, November 4, 2021, at H.E. Pruitt Memory Chapel, 202 N. Main St., Jamestown, KY, with Bro. Tony Stephens officiating. Interment will follow in Jamestown Cemetery, with full Military Honors by the Russell County Honor Squad.

Friends may visit on Wednesday at 5pmCT at H. E. Pruitt Memory Chapel.

Glen was born in Jamestown, KY on July 19, 1935, a son of the late Lillie (Hayes) and Claude Oaks.

He was a member of Mt Pleasant United Methodist Church, served in the U.S. Marines, was a carpenter for many years.

Glen is survived by:
  • wife Ida (Scholl) Oaks, of Russell Springs, KY
  • two daughters, Andra (Bobby) Brown, of Russell Springs, KY;
  • Dana Oaks, of Russell Springs, KY;
  • two sons Pat (Jodi) Oaks, of Russell Springs, KY; Phil (Rose) Oaks, of Russell Springs, KY;
  • a sister, Ruth Stephens, of Russell Springs, KY.
  • 5 grandchildren: Sarah(Trent) Stapp, Brad(Lyndsey) Brown, Brian(Carey) Brown, Seth(Heidi) Oaks and Whitney Oaks
  • 11 great grandchildren: Cassidy & Carter Stapp, Brodey, Adelynn,& Calley Brown, Caleb & Asher Brown, Jake, Molly, and Briar Oaks, Titus Popplewell
He is preceded in death by his parents, grandparents, Walter (Trigger) and Maude Oaks, two brothers Jack Oaks and Jerry Mack Oaks, sister Darlene Ash.

Pallbearers: Brian Brown, Brad Brown, Seth Oaks, Keith Scholl, Jeff Scholl, and Greg Scholl.

Hon. Pallbearers: Roger Carnes, Baker Carnes, Roy Scholl, Andy Scholl, David Scholl, and Bobby Williams.

H.E. Pruitt is in charge of arrangements. Online condolences may be left at

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Glen Allen Oaks, 86, Russell Springs, KY (1935-2021)

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