Robert Brooks

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  • "ROBERT, I KNOW THAT GOD NEEDED A SPECIAL ANGEL,SO HE CHOSE..."
    - Jacqueline Rollins
  • "In our thoughts and prayers and may God give u peace."
    - Beverly Penland
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  • "R.I.P. ROBERT"
    - J. P.
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GASTONIA - Robert McKnight Brooks, 49, passed away July 7, 2018. He was born November 10, 1968 in Gaston County, a son of the late Kenneth Ingram Brooks, Sr. and Connie Lewis Brooks.

Robert volunteered for Special Community Services through Gastonia Residential Service Group. He loved all foods, especially chocolate, ham, and grandma Darby's banana pudding. Robert was a huge fan of wrestling, and loved to collect $1 bills for Jubilee for his church, Zion Baptist. Through Roberts tragedy, his love for people has given new hope to others through his organ donation.

Left to cherish Roberts memory include his sister, Karen Brooks of Gastonia; Brothers, Joe Brooks and wife, Beverly of Hickory, Kenneth Brooks, Jr. of Gastonia; housemates, Richard, Kay, Harold, Fredrica, and Michael; special caregivers, Tammy Hopper, Jackie McClain, Pandora Hardin, and Angela McConneaghey; and special pal, Kris (Brooks) Caughron. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his brother, Daniel Lewis.

The family will receive friends at McLean Funeral Directors of Gastonia from 2:00 until 3:00 pm, Tuesday, July 10, 2018

A funeral service will follow at 3:00 pm, Tuesday, July 10, 2018, at McLean Funeral Directors, Founders Chapel. Burial will follow in Gaston Memorial Park.

The family would like to give a special thanks to Gastonia Residential Service Group. In lieu of flowers, memorials can be made to the group at 905 N New Hope Rd # A, Gastonia, NC 28054.

Condolence messages may be sent online at www.mcleanfuneral.com. McLean Funeral Directors of Gastonia is serving the Brooks family.


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Published in Gaston Gazette on July 10, 2018