Donna Brooks

Donna Olivia Brooks

KANNAPOLIS - Evangelist Donna Olivia Brooks, 69, of Briarwood Street, passed away Friday, Nov. 23, 2012, at Carolinas Medical Center-NorthEast.

She was born April 3, 1943, in Eastern Maryland to the late Dolson Gould and the late Juanita Turpin Warner.

Evangelist Brooks formerly worked for the State of Connecticut and was a member of Glorious Integrity Deliverance Ministries, where she served as Church Mother, Evangelist and President of the Usher Board.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Arthur Brooks.

Those left to cherish her memories include two sons, Scott Oliver of New Brittian, Conn., Elder Kelly Brooks of Kannpolis; one daughter, Juanita Oliver of Kannapolis; two grandsons, Ramel Oliver of Connecticutt and Leslie Oliver of Kannapolis; one sister, Barbara Porter of Charlotte; one brother, Dolson Gould of Philadelphia, Pa.; and a host of aunts, uncle, nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives and friends.

Visitation and Service: Services will be held at Glorious Integrity Deliverance Ministries, 3683 Cappadocia Church Road, Polkton, N.C., Friday, Nov. 30. Visitation will be from 12-1 p.m. Funeral services will begin at 1 p.m. Interment will follow at Bethel Baptist Church Cemetery.

Clark Funeral Home, Inc. is serving the Brooks family.

Online condolences can be submitted at www.clarkfuneralhomeinc.com

Published in Salisbury Post on Nov. 28, 2012