Ned Jewell Brooks III (Boo) was born on July 29, 1984 to Stephanie Brooks and Ned Brooks Jr. Ned departed this life on Thursday September 28, 2017. He was preceded in death by his father, Ned Brooks Jr., grandfathers Ned Brooks Sr. and Joe Hunt, grandmother Marsena Brooks. He leaves to cherish his memories: son, Tariq Brooks, loving mother Stephanie Brooks, sister, Tiara Brooks, 2 brothers, Mario and Montel Brooks, grandmother Dorothy Hunt, Uncles Orlander (Sonja) Hunt Sr., Donald (Pamela) Hunt Sr., Marvin (Mary Ann) Hunt, Nathaniel (Barbara) Brooks, PeeWee, Kenneth, Larry, Lee, and Dobryant Brooks, aunts, Phyllis (Derrick) Bragg, Jenee' (Lori) O'neal, Netta and Tiny Brooks, niece Mariah Brooks, nephew Montel Brooks Jr., a host of cousins and friends. Visitation Friday October 6, 2017 from 2-8:00p.m. with Family Hours 6-8:00p.m. Funeral Services Saturday October 7, 2017 at 11:00am all services at the Guy & Allen Chapel 2959 W. 11th Ave. Gary, IN, Pastor Nathaniel Rally officiating. Interment Evergreen Memorial Park.