Home | Subscriptions | Classifieds | Submit News | Contact | Links | Jennings County Living
North Vernon Plain Dealer Sun | North Vernon, IN
"It Shines for All!"North Vernon, IndianaLocally Owned and Operated Since 1862
North Vernon, Indiana, weather forecast
weather sponsored by

Garlitch

OBITUARIES July 28, 2017

6/7/2017 12:28:00 PM
Billy Raymond Brooks, 58, Dove-Sharp & Rudicel Funeral Home
Billy Raymond Brooks
+ click to enlarge
Billy Raymond Brooks

Billy Raymond Brooks enjoyed the outdoors

Billy Raymond Brooks, 58, of Vernon died June 4, 2017 at his residence.

A Celebration of Life will be held Saturday, June 10, 2017, from 1 until 3 p.m. at the AmVets Post #7 in North Vernon. Arrangements were entrusted to the care of Dove-Sharp & Rudicel Funeral Home and Cremation Services.

Mr. Brooks was a 1976 graduate of Jennings County High School and served in the U.S. Army. He worked as a forklift driver for Erler Industries for one year and had previously worked maintenance for Dolly Madison Bakery in Columbus for 27 years. He enjoyed fishing, hanging out with friends, gardening, and kayaking.

Born October 14, 1958, in Seymour, Mr. Brooks was the son of Everett and Doris Fay Bedal Brooks. He married Pamela Kelly January 2, 1993 in Jennings County and she preceded him in death in 2002.

Survivors include his daughter, Trena (Henry II) Phelps of North Vernon; companion, Donna Napier of Vernon; mother, Doris Brooks of Seymour; brother, Leonard Brooks of Freetown; sister, Dee (Tom) Foga of North Vernon; half-sister Donnie Howard of Michigan; and grandchildren, Seairra Foga and Angelrose Wood, both of North Vernon.

He was preceded in death by his father; brother, Ronnie Brooks; sister, Beverly Ann Brooks; and half-brother, Lewllen Jean Brooks.



Reader Comments

Posted: Wednesday, June 7, 2017
Article comment by: Sally Hebestreit

Billy was a very kind guy and was a pleasure to work with! RIP!



Article Comment Submission Form
Please feel free to submit your comments.

Article comments are not posted immediately to the Web site. Each submission must be approved by the Web site editor, who may edit content for appropriateness. There may be a delay of 24-48 hours for any submission while the web site editor reviews and approves it.

Note: All information on this form is required. Your telephone number is for our use only, and will not be attached to your comment.
Submit an Article Comment
First Name:
Required
Last Name:
Required
Telephone:
Required
Email:
Required
Comment:
Required
Passcode:
Required
Anti-SPAM Passcode Click here to see a new mix of characters.
This is an anti-SPAM device. It is not case sensitive.
   


Advanced Search


Subscription Login
LOGIN | SUBSCRIBE


Sawyer Pickett

CouponsReports
Garlitch

© 2012 North Vernon Plain Dealer and Sun
PO Box 988, 528 East O&M Ave
North Vernon, IN 47265
Telephone 812.346.3973
All images on this site are property of the North Vernon Plain Dealer and Sun and may not be reproduced without consent of the publisher.

Software © 1998-2017 1up! Software, All Rights Reserved