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Pamela Gail Chandler Oakes

December 31, 1960 — October 7, 2023



Pamela Gail Chandler Oakes age 62 of Knoxville, passed peacefully at her home on Saturday, October 7, 2023.  She enjoyed the sun, flowers, working in her garden and watching her birds.  Preceded in death by her parents, Iola and James Chandler; fiancé, Franklin Nicholeson; sister-in-law/best friend, Melody Glover.  Survived by her daughter, Kenna Oakes (Scott); sons, Lance (Amber) Oakes, and Jonathan Nicholeson; brother, Steve (Barbara) Chandler; sisters, Ginger (Mark) Harriman, Phyllis (Daryl) Fansler; Grandchildren, Madison Oakes, Savannah Oakes, Landon Oakes, Elijah Oakes, Brandon Roberts, and close family Brittany Gilliam, Chris Maples and several friends, nieces and nephews.  There will be a 7:00 p.m. memorial service Thursday, October 12, 2023 at Dutch Valley Baptist Church 909 Dutch Valley Drive Knoxville, TN 37918 Rev. Chris Washam officiating.  Condolences may be left at

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Thursday, October 12, 2023

Starts at 7:00 pm (Eastern time)

Dutch Valley Baptist Church

909 Dutch Valley Dr, Knoxville, TN 37918

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