Originally created 03/24/01

Ms. Lena Brooks



ATLANTA, Ga. - Lena M. Brooks, age 89, of Atlanta, Ga., passed away Thursday, March 22, 2001. She was born in Jefferson County, Ga., and was employed by the Federal Government for over 40 years. She is preceded in death by her parents, Mr. and Mrs. Adam J. Brooks Sr. and a brother, John R. Brooks. Survivors include a brother, Adam J. Brooks Jr., Snellville, Ga.; six sisters, Rilla B. Stokes, Callahan, Fla., Lois B. Webster, Lawrenceville, Ga., Helen B. Wren, Martinez, Ga., Edith B. Floyd, Brunswick, Ga., Faye B. Black, Evans, Ga., and Jerry B. Andrews, Augusta, Ga.; and many nieces and nephews. Funeral services will be held Sunday at 1:30 p.m. at Bethany Primitive Baptist Church, 3150 Lawrenceville Hwy., Tucker, Ga., where she was a member. Elder Lonnie Monzingo will officiate. Interment at 5 p.m. Sunday at Pleasant Grove Baptist Church Cemetery, Avera, Ga. The Augusta Chronicle-March 24, 2001