|Birth: ||Nov. 3, 1862|
New York, USA
|Death: ||Feb. 1, 1952|
John Spencer Brooks son of George Barnard Brooks and Catherine "Kate" Ann Carris married Mary Virginia Johnson. John and Mary had two children: Clinton Henry Brooks, and Nellie Blanche Brooks.
Funeral Service Handout
Nickerson Argosy Feb. 7,1952:
John Spencer Brooks, 89, died Friday, February 1 in Grace Hospital, Hutchinson. He was born November 3, 1862 in Sterling, New York. When eleven years of age he came with his parents to Kansas where they homesteaded in Medford Township.
Mr. Brooks was united in marriage to Mary Virginia Johnson in 1890 and for 31 years they made their home on the farm in Salem community. To this union was born 2 children, Clinton Brooks of Salem community and Mrs. Blanche Battey, now deceased. His wife preceded him in death in 1946.
Besides his son, he leaves to mourn his death, a sister, Mrs. Ode Hill, Nickerson; a brother, Will Brooks of Salem community; 4 grandchildren and 4 great-granddaughters, also many other relatives and friends.
Funeral services were held Monday in the Pearce Chapel with Rev. H.C. Lehman officiating. Burial was in Memorial Park Cemetery, Hutchinson.
George Barnard Brooks (1833 - 1929)
Catherine Ann Carris Brooks (1845 - 1928)
Mary Virginia Johnson Brooks (1873 - 1946)*
Clinton Henry Brooks (1892 - 1984)*
Nellie Blanche Brooks Battey (1893 - 1944)*
John Spencer Brooks (1862 - 1952)
James William Brooks (1876 - 1953)*
Florance Ann Brooks Hill (1879 - 1956)*
Memorial Park Cemetery
Plot: IOOF 204 3-A
Maintained by: Larry & Nancy Brooks
Originally Created by: Phillip H. Pitzer
Record added: Jan 09, 2005
Find A Grave Memorial# 10296429