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Bill R. Brooks

March 20, 1927 August 17, 2018
Bill R.  Brooks
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Obituary for Bill R. Brooks

Bill R. Brooks, 91, went to be with the Lord on August 17, 2018 in Piedmont Hospital after a brief illness. He was surrounded by his loving family.

He is survived by his wife of 63 years, Glenith Brooks, sons Barry and Brian (Stephanie) Brooks, his wonderful grandchildren Hayley Brooks, Hannah Westbrooks (Marshall) and Harrison Brooks, his brothers Emory and Dave Brooks and sister Patricia Maddox as well as his adored nieces and nephews.

He was the son of the late Ernest and Rose Haggard Brooks and Hester Tanner Brooks (Mother Brooks). He was preceded in death by his brother James Brooks and sisters Kathleen Murphy, Virginia Bradford, Nell Evans and Emma Dennis.

He proudly served in the U.S. Navy in WWII in the Pacific Theater. He graduated from Piedmont College. Bill was an active member of First Baptist Church of Atlanta and Faith Sunday School class as well as the Kiwanis Club of Smyrna.

He loved to travel and saw many places with his family and friends. He was an avid golfer recording three holes in one. He loved cheering on the Atlanta Braves and Falcons.

Visitation will be on Monday, August 20 from 11:00-12:00 at Carmichael Funeral Home in Smyrna followed immediately by the funeral at 12:00. Interment will be at Georgia Memorial Park.


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Visitation

Monday

20

Aug

11:00 AM 8/20/2018 11:00:00 AM - 12:00 PM 8/20/2018 12:00:00 PM
Carmichael Funeral Home Smyrna

2950 King Street
Smyrna, GA 30080

Carmichael Funeral Home Smyrna
2950 King Street Smyrna 30080 GA
United States

Service

Monday

20

Aug

12:00 PM 8/20/2018 12:00:00 PM
Carmichael Funeral Home Smyrna

2950 King Street
Smyrna, GA 30080

Carmichael Funeral Home Smyrna
2950 King Street Smyrna 30080 GA
United States

Graveside

Monday

20

Aug

1:00 PM 8/20/2018 1:00:00 PM
Georgia Memorial Park

2000 Cobb Parkway
Marietta, GA 30060

Georgia Memorial Park
2000 Cobb Parkway Marietta 30060 GA
United States
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