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James Ronald Brooks
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Birth: Feb. 25, 1934
Stockwell
Tippecanoe County
Indiana, USA
Death: Jul. 7, 1985
Stockwell
Tippecanoe County
Indiana, USA

THE DEATH OF JAMES RONALD BROOKS
Stockwell - James R. Brooks, 51, former Stockwell fire chief and a retired electrician, died at 9:45 a.m. Sunday in his home in Stockwell. He had been in failing health two years. Born Feb. 26, 1934, in Stockwell, he was a life resident of Tippecanoe County. He graduated from Stockwell High School and was employed at Johnson Control Co. In Indianapolis until 1983 when he retired due to his illness. Mr. Brooks was a member of Stockwell United Methodist Church; International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers, Local 668; and Miller Lodge, F & AM 268. He was active in Stockwell Volunteer Fire Department for 20 years and was fire chief when the new fire station was built. His marriage was June 25, 1955, in Stockwell, to Alice M. Hollcraft, and she survives. Also surviving are six daughters, Mrs. William (Carma) Emerick of West Lafayette, Mrs. Larry (Terri) Virgin, Mrs. Mark (Sandy) Pierson, both of Stockwell; Pam Brooks of Lafayette, and twins, Amy and Aggie Brooks, both at home; two sisters, Mrs Thelma Morgan of Stockwell and Mrs. Cecil (Phyllis) Vanderwielen of Longboat Key, Fl.; and two brothers, Robert and Donald Brooks, both of Lafayette. Surviving are also 5 grand-children. Interment Concord Cemetery. 
 
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 Parents:
  Hiram Francis Brooks (1893 - 1967)
  Loma Maude Pearson Brooks (1897 - 1979)
 
 Siblings:
  Robert Ellsworth Brooks (1917 - 1988)*
  Donald Eugene Brooks (1919 - 2011)*
  James Ronald Brooks (1934 - 1985)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Concord Cemetery
Concord (Tippecanoe County)
Tippecanoe County
Indiana, USA
 
Created by: Thelma Brooks Morgan
Record added: May 05, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 7416957
James Ronald Brooks
Added by: Laine Appel
 
James Ronald Brooks
Added by: Thelma Brooks Morgan
 
James Ronald Brooks
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- Neil B (John 3:16)
 Added: Mar. 9, 2006
James was a volunteer fireman for Stockwell fire department.
- Thelma Brooks Morgan
 Added: May. 5, 2003
 
 
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