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Obituaries published in the Wednesday, March 20, 2002, edition of The Messenger.

Joe F. Brooks

Services for Joe F. Brooks, 76, of Troy who died

Tuesday,

March 19, 2002, at his home will be at 2 p.m. Thursday, March 21, 2002, at Dillard Funeral Home Chapel in Troy with Dr. T. Leo Brannon officiating.

Burial will be in Green Hills Memorial Park in Troy under the direction of Dillard Funeral Home of Troy.

Visitation will be from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m. Wednesday, March 20, at the funeral home.

Mr. Brooks was preceded in death by his wife, Thelma Brooks; mother and father, James C. and Fannie Brooks; two brothers, James D. and Phenix Brooks and a sister Nora Lou Guthrie.

Survivors include two sons and their wives, Wayne and Ann Brooks and Freddie and Susanne Brooks, both of Troy; five grandchildren, Joey Brooks of Rainbow City, Tracey Brooks, Katherine Brooks, Dee Brooks and Jessica Brooks all of Troy; two brothers, W. T. Brooks of Troy and Jacob Brooks of Montgomery; three sisters, Annie Myrtle Brooks and Mattie Johnson of Troy and Frances Young of Orlando, Fla.

Pallbearers are Lyn Rotton, Van Hasson, Marty Rotton, Joe Rotton, Johnny Brabham and Jimmy Ennis.

Honorary pallbearers are Troy Masonic Lodge #56.