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Brooks, Jim,

60, passed away Wednesday, July 30, 2014 while at Norton Hosparus Inpatient Care Center.

He was born in Louisville on October 15, 1953 to the late Pleasant Malone and Eloise Hettel Brooks. He was employed at Louisville Paving Company as a Surveyor.

Along with his parents; a nephew, Beau Brooks; brother in-law, Nick Osting; and sister in-law, Barbara Brooks have preceded Jim in death.

Left to carry on his memory are his wife, Tina Brooks; children, Amanda Brooks, Emily Zurkulen (Scott), Jason Marcum, Bill Marcum, and Ashley Jackson (Jonathan); grandchildren, Alex, Brittany, William, Zachary, and Gracie; sister, Bonnie Vittitow (J.R.); brothers, Jack Brooks (Susan) and Don Brooks; along with a host of nieces and nephews.

A service to celebrate the life of Jim will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday, August 5, 2014 at Ratterman and Sons, 3800 Bardstown Road, with burial to follow at Calvary Cemetery. Visitation will be from 2-8 p.m. Monday and 9 a.m. until service time at the funeral home.

Expressions of sympathy may be made to Hosparus of Louisville.

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Published in The Courier-Journal on Aug. 3, 2014
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