Lena Brooks

DENISON – Lena Rae Brooks, 86, passed away Thursday, October 31, 2013 at Texoma Medical Center.

Graveside services will be held at Cedarlawn Memorial Park in Sherman at 3 p.m. Saturday with Houston Garner officiating.

Lena was born Tuesday, August 2, 1927 in Windom, the daughter of Ray Riggs and Mary Campbell Riggs. She was a Baptist and worked for Pillsbury.

She is survived by nephew, George Ray Adair and wife Linda of Denison; brother-in- law, Charles Turner of Kemp, Okla.; cousins, Marie, Junie, Edna Mae and friend Doris Sutterfield.

She was predeceased by her parents; husband, Jay Brooks; twin sister, Ruby Turner; brother, John D. Riggs; and sister, Fannie Jo Hunter.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Happy Hearts Pet Shelter, 2500 W. Morton, Denison, TX 75020.

Personal condolences may be made to the family at www.bratcherfuneralhome.com.

Funeral Home

Bratcher Funeral Home
401 West Woodard Denison, TX 750203138
(903) 465-2323

Published in The Herald Democrat on Nov. 1, 2013