James D. "Doc" Brooks

  • "I miss you so much, daddy..Love you always.."
    - Rebecca Rice
  • "God Bless/RIP,to ALL who served..Thank YOU for your..."
    - Herb Sharfenaker USMC
  • "I will miss very much god will take care of now.Love Gary..."
  • "Haven't seen you for many years,cousin- but look forward to..."
    - Sherry Brooks Hansford
  • "I haven't seen you in person for many years cousin - but..."
    - Sherry Brooks Hansford

Brooks James D. "Doc" Brooks, passed away January 15, 2014. Preceded in death by parents Adelebert and Rita Brooks, step son Johnny Stine. Survived by loving wife, Bessie; daughters, Rebecca, Carolyn, Mellissa; sons, James and Michael; 15 grandchildren; brothers, Michael, Patrick and Robert Brooks; sisters, Mary Jo Boldizsar, Ruth Ann Sumner, Adele Huffman and Rita Hall. Retired Navy, 1994. Was a Marine Fire and Rescue Firefighter and EMT for over 30 years. Memorial February 9 at 5 p.m. at Potter's House Church, 3220 Lowell Dr., Columbus, OH. In lieu of flowers, please make donations to the Diabetes Foundation.

Published in The Columbus Dispatch on Feb. 2, 2014
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