Funeral service will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, October 6, 2012, at Changing Your World Ministeries in Rosedale with Rev. Ronald L. Coleman officiating. Burial will be in Pleasant Green Cemetery in Rosedale.
Visitation will be from 4-6 p.m. Friday, October 5, 2012, at Redmon Funeral Home Chapel in Rosedale.
Survivors include five children, Matthew Brooks and Barbara Brooks, both of Rosedale, and Henry Brooks, Gloria Woodruff and Sharon Brooks, all of Chicago, Ill.; sister, Viola Coley of Clarksdale; 11 grandchildren; 16 great-grandchildren; 1 great-great-grandchild; and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives and friends.