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FRANCIS T. VINCENT, JR., ELECTED DIRECTOR OF OAKWOOD HOMES CORPORATION

 GREENSBORO, N.C., July 21 /PRNewswire/ -- The board of directors of Oakwood Homes Corporation (NYSE: OH) today elected Francis "Fay" T. Vincent, Jr., as a director of the company. His election increases the size of the board to 11 members.
 In making the announcement, Nicholas J. St. George, president and chief executive officer of Oakwood, said: "Mr. Vincent brings a broad background and tremendous experience to our board of directors. We are pleased to have him."
 Mr. Vincent served as the eighth Commissioner of Major League Baseball from Sept. 13, 1989, to Sept. 7, 1992. Prior to joining Major League Baseball, Mr. Vincent served as executive vice president of the Coca-Cola Company and president and chief executive officer of Columbia Pictures Industries, Inc. Mr. Vincent also served as associate director of the Division of Corporate Finance of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. He was a partner in the Washington, D.C., law firm of Caplin & Drysdale from 1968 to 1978 where he specialized in corporate banking and securities matters.
 Mr. Vincent is a member of the board of directors of Continental Insurance, Time-Warner Inc., and Culbro Corporation. He is a graduate of Williams College and received his law degree from Yale Law School in 1963.
 Oakwood Homes Corporation and its subsidiaries are engaged primarily in the production and sale of manufactured housing in North Carolina, South Carolina, Virginia, West Virginia, Kentucky, Tennessee, Georgia, Texas, Delaware and Ohio.
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 /CONTACT: Gwendalyn C. Scott of Oakwood Homes, 919-855-2343/
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