Mrs. Annie L. Brooks, wife of I. H. Brooks, died at 12:15 a.m. today at her home on Orchard View Farm of an attack of acute indigestion. She is survived by her husband and seven children: Mrs. Mamie Zimmerman, Mrs. W. D. Gum, R. L. Brooks, Mrs. W. F. Gum, Mrs. Nellie Floyd, Miss Elsie Brooks and Leo Brooks, and three brothers, Howard Pannell, David Pannell and J. S. Pannell. Funeral services will be held Thursday at 4 p.m. at the home, Orchard View Farm, with Rev. D. B. Garber in charge. Burial will be in River View Cemetery.
Waynesboro News Virginian-date of paper: August 15, 1939
Funeral services for Mrs. Annie L. Brooks, were held at Orchard View Home Thursday at four o'clock with Rev. D. B. Garber officiating. Burial was in River View Cemetery. Pallbearers were: Dr. B. K. Weems, Ralph Wine, Caskie Bridge, Harwood Bridge, Leo Mehler, and John Bowman. Flower girls were: Pauline Furlong, Catherine Neighbors, Dorothy Yeago, Trana Gainand and Nanie May Zimmerman, Helen Brooks, Hallie Brooks, Mary Coffey, Susie Robison, Josephine Craig, Frances Craig, Madeline Padget, Dorothy Padget, Mrs. Ruth Madison, Mrs. Lucille Fitzgerald, Mrs. Lee Dodd, Mrs. Ovid Robinson, Mrs. Irene Thompson, Mrs. Pauline Brooks, Mrs. Jacquelin Bridge, Mrs. Marion Snyder, Mrs. Lucy Davis, and Mrs. Willie May Fisher. Mrs. Brooks died early Tuesday morning. She is survived by her husband, Bolden Brooks; and the following daughters and sons: Mrs. Mamie Zimmerman, Mrs. Welsey Gum, Mrs. Wilbur Gum, Mrs. Nellie Floyd, Miss Elsie Brooks, Russell Brooks, and Leo Brooks, all of Waynesboro. Eighteen grandchildren and three brothers-David Pannell, Howard Pannell, and John Pannell, all of Waynesboro-also survive.
Waynesboro News Virginian-date of paper: August 22, 1939