Margie Ann Tunnell Brooks, age 80, of Jackson, passed away Wednesday, March 13, 2013.
She retired from Electro Air Corporation where she was in charge of quality control for over 30 years. She was the eldest of five children and graduated from Winder High School in 1949. She was preceded in death by her husband of over 62 years, Willie T. "Bill" Brooks; both her parents, Willard Benton and Althea Tunnell; a sister, Marilyn Faye Coleman; and three brothers, Jessie Tunnell, Coy Tunnell, and Ricky Tunnell.
Survivors include: her three children, Kenneth Wade Brooks of Griffin, Henrietta Jane Brooks Johnson of Madison, and Howard Allen Brooks; four grandchildren, Alexis Jade Brooks, Paul C. Johnson, Bryan J. Johnson and Tina Brooks; five great grandchildren, Hayden, Kasey, Logan, Landon, and Troy Johnson; and other family members and friends.
A funeral service will be held at Smith Funeral Home at 2 p.m. on Saturday, March 16 with a visitation from 12 – 2 p.m. prior to the service. Rev. Johnny Wright will officiate. The burial will follow the service in Barrow Memorial Gardens.
Smith Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.