FORTSON, GAŚ Clifford Henry Brooks, 84, of Fortson, GA died Thursday, February 4, 2010 at his residence.
Mr. Brooks was born March 14, 1925 in Columbus, GA son of the late Hiram Robert and Velma Rolling Brooks. He was a Veteran of World War II and served in the Marines. He retired as a driver for Crown Central Petroleum. Other than his parents, he is preceded in death by his brothers, Brunell Brooks and Perry Brooks, son-in-law, David Urquhart, and grandson, Charles Reese.
Survivors include his wife of 62 years, Adell Wyatt Brooks; four daughters, Brenda Elliott and her husband, Pat, Susan Tharp and her husband, Dwayne, Margaret Adams and her husband, John, and Patty King and her husband, Jeff; three sisters, Sara Britt, Doris Groscost, and Margie Felgenhouer; two brothers, Robert Brooks and George Brooks; eight grandchildren, Kim Gillum, Jenny Digby, Terri Tharp, Michael Urquhart, Sam Reese, Josh Elliott, Brian Urquhart, and Phillip King; and three great grandchildren.