WARRENTON, Ga. - Mrs. Helen Whitehead Brooks, 74, loving wife of the late Mr. Edgar Brooks, entered into rest Sunday, Jan. 18, 2010, at the Warrenton Health and Rehabilitation Center, Warrenton, Ga. Graveside services will be held at 11 a.m. Friday at Pleasant Grove Baptist Church Cemetery with Rev. David O. Jones officiating. Mrs. Helen was a native of Glascock Co. and attended Jordan Chapel Church of God. She is survived by two daughters, Julia (Jerry) Stevenson of Warrenton and Barbara Bazemore of Gibson; two sisters , Masie Haywood of Mitchell and Edith Hayes of Blythe; four grandchildren, Brooke Duggar, Alicia Esarey, Brett Norris, Sr., and Dennis Bazemore; four great grandchildren, Bekka Smith, Ian Smith, Emma Smith, and Brett Norris, Jr. She was preceded in death by her parents, Mr. Odell & Mrs. Tiny Laure Denton Whitehead; one sister, Lizzie Johnson; and one brother, Otis Whitehead. The family will receive friends Thursday evening from 6-8 p.m. at the funeral home. Memorials may be made to the Warrenton Health & Rehab. Center Resident Council Fund in care of Shannetha Wilder, 813 Atlanta Hwy., Warrenton, Ga. 30828. Sheppard Funeral Home, Gibson, Ga., is in charge of arrangements.
The Augusta Chronicle-January 21, 2010