Originally created 08/27/99

Mr. Robert Brooks Jr.



WADLEY, Ga. -- Mr. Robert Brooks Jr., 86, of 456 Bell St., died Tuesday, Aug. 24, 1999, at Veterans Administration Hospital, Dublin.

The funeral will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at Hudson Mortuary with the Rev. David Kemp officiating. Burial will be in Brinson Hill Cemetery.

Mr. Brooks, a native of Thomasville, was a former housing complex superintendent and an Army veteran of World War II. He was a former member of the American Legion. He was Catholic.

Survivors include his wife, Lillie Mae Lowry Brooks; a son, Robert Brooks III, Albany, N.Y.; a daughter, Ella Lee Roberson, Bronx, N.Y.; three stepdaughters, Eva Roberson, Beatrice Mitchell and Dean Brooks, all of Bartow, Fla.; and a number of grandchildren, great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren.

Pallbearers will be friends of the family.

Friends may call at the residence or at Hudson Mortuary.

The Augusta Chronicle Aug. 27, 1999