B. Blair Brooks

B. Blair Brooks, 88, of Cocoa, Florida, passed away April 9, 2013. He was a 1950 graduate of Virginia Tech and a construction engineer for 35 years with Sherlock, Smith and Adams in Montgomery, Alabama. He was a WWII veteran, having served in the US Air Force.

He is survived by his wife of sixty-five years, Lucy Key Brooks; daughter, Sharon Brooks Maslin of Rockledge; one grandson, and two great-grandchildren. Blair enjoyed spending time with his family and traveling.

Visitation will be Friday, April 12 at 10:00 a.m. at First Baptist Church of Merritt Island, and a memorial service at 11:00 a.m.

Donations may be made to First Baptist Church, Merritt Island or Hospice of St. Francis.

Florida Memorial Gardens is in charge of local arrangements.

Published in FLORIDA TODAY from Apr. 11 to Apr. 13, 2013