Dozier Brooks, 80, of Fountain Inn, husband of Judy Cook Brooks, went to be with the Lord on Saturday, August 9, 2014.
Born in Union Springs, Alabama, he was a son of the late Alf Roland Brooks and Alma Jane Brooks.
Mr. Brooks was a graduate of Greenville Technical College and worked as a design and construction manager in a Civil Engineering Firm for many years, from which he retired. He served our country in the U.S. Navy during the Korean War.
Mr. Brooks was currently serving on the Greenville County Delegation Transportation Committee, the Hillcrest Hospital Advisory Council, and the Greenville Technical College, Brashier Campus, Advisory Board. He was a member of Harmony Baptist Church in Fountain Inn, where he is a Deacon and former Treasurer. Dozier served eight years as a Greenville County Councilman and four years as Chairman. He also served as Chairman of the Board of the Appalachian Council of Governments, Greenville County Planning Commission, and Fountain Inn City Council, where he served as Commissioner of both the Police and Fire Departments. He was a member of the Fountain Inn Chamber of Commerce.
In addition to his wife, Judy, he is survived by one son, John, and his wife Ashley, of Fountain Inn; two grandchildren, Paige and Parker Brooks; one brother, Alf Brooks Jr. and his wife, Lee, of Fountain Inn; one sister, Thelma Dodson, of Missouri; and eighteen nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by one daughter, Ashley; three brothers; and one sister.
The family will receive friends on Wednesday evening, August 13, from 5:30 until 7:30 PM at Heritage Funeral Home.
The Funeral Service will be on Thursday, August 14 at 3:00 PM at Harmony Baptist Church in Fountain Inn. Burial will follow in the Church cemetery.
Heritage Funeral Home is assisting the family.
Heritage Funeral Home
313 North Main Street
Simpsonville, SC 29681
Published in The Greenville News from Aug. 10 to Aug. 13, 2014