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Martha Parks Brooks
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Birth: Dec. 15, 1871
Claiborne County
Tennessee, USA
Death: May 6, 1966
Caldwell
Canyon County
Idaho, USA

MY GREAT GRANDMOTHER

Caldwell, Idaho

Services for Mrs. Martha Brooks, 94, formerly of 719 South Tenth Ave. who died Friday, in a Caldwell nursing home, will be held at 3:30 p.m. Monday at the Flahiff chapel. The Rev. Kenneth Armstrong will officiate. Interment will be at Cloverdale.

Mrs. Brooks was born Dec. 15, 1871, in Claiborne County Tenn. and was married there Nov. 4, 1888 to William Brooks.

The couple came to Caldwell in September 1907 and operated the second hand store and the Brooks Motor and Service Stations in Boise Valley.

Mrs. Brooks was a member of the Memorial Park baptist Church, a member of the Women's Christian Temperance Union and active in missionary work. Her husband died Feb. 13, 1960 in Caldwell.

Surviving are four daughters, Mrs. Elsie Wilson, Mrs. Glessie Corbin, Mrs. Cecile Olson and Mrs. Neita Inglis, all of Boise, a sister Mrs. Will Rowlett, Jonesville, Va., nine grandchildren, 26 great grandchildren and three great great grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by a son, Earl E. Brooks, in 1963 in Caldwell, and five brothers and five sisters.

For more information on the Parks family:
Find A Grave member - Not Forgotten -- bmt has a great deal of information. 
 
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 Parents:
  James Hilton Parks (1842 - 1916)
  Malinda Martin Parks (1842 - 1903)
 
 Spouse:
  William M Brooks (1868 - 1960)
 
 Children:
  Earl E. Brooks (1893 - 1963)*
  Elise Brooks Wilson (1899 - 1978)*
  Glessie Mae Brooks Corbin (1901 - 1997)*
  Cecile R. Brooks Olson (1906 - 1991)*
  Neita Marie Brooks Inglis (1910 - 2012)*
  Neita Brooks Inglis (1910 - 2012)*
 
 Siblings:
  Robert Manton Parks (1862 - 1948)*
  Mary Callie Parks Bartley (1865 - 1937)*
  Martin Luther Parks (1867 - 1942)*
  Margaret Jane Parks Nicholson (1869 - 1936)*
  Martha Parks Brooks (1871 - 1966)
  Albert L Parks (1871 - 1930)*
  Amanda Parks Brooks (1876 - 1958)*
  Florence Parks Estep (1878 - 1924)*
  Charles Tipton Parks (1880 - 1948)*
  Ollie Parks Brooks (1882 - 1916)*
  W Asbury Parks (1884 - 1936)*
  Birdie Rowlett (1887 - 1982)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Cloverdale Memorial Park
Boise
Ada County
Idaho, USA
Plot: Section 50 Block 23 Grave A3
 
Created by: mike ford
Record added: Aug 08, 2005
Find A Grave Memorial# 11497826
Martha <i>Parks</i> Brooks
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Martha <i>Parks</i> Brooks
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