NEWPORT NEWS - Jerry Lee Brooks, 75, went to be with the Lord on Thursday, September 12, 2013. He was born in Boissevain, VA and traveled the world by way of the Army. He served in the U.S. Army as a CW4 and retired after 26 years of dedicated service. He served 2 tours of duty in Vietnam. His second retirement came from Northrop Grumman where he was the Director of Supply at Ft. Eustis. He was a member of Olivet Christian Church and the DAV-Chapter 2. He is survived by his wife of 56 years, Ann Brooks; his five children, Jerry Brooks, Jr, and his wife, Andrea of Norton, MA, Lori Canter and her husband, Richie of Irvine, KY, Cyndi Browning and her husband, Randy of Lexington, SC, James Brooks and his wife, Jacki of Ft. Drum, NY and Daryl Brooks and his wife, Heather of San Angelo, TX; his 8 loving grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren and his special traveling buddy and sister-in-law, Jan Lovell of Elliston, VA. The family will receive friends on Monday, September 16, 2013 from 6:00-8:00p.m. at Weymouth Funeral Home. Funeral Services will be held on Tuesday, September 17, 2013 at 10:00a.m. at Weymouth Funeral Home by Rev. David Willis. Interment will follow in Peninsula Memorial Park with full military honors. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to Olivet Christian Church Youth Ministries, 14425 Old Courthouse Way, NN, VA 23608. Arrangements by Weymouth Funeral Home.
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Published in Daily Press from Sept. 15 to Sept. 17, 2013
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