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George Glenn Brooks
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Birth: Jun. 21, 1894
Bald Knob
Boone County
West Virginia, USA
Death: Mar. 21, 1971
Enterprise
Wallowa County
Oregon, USA



George Glenn Brooks 1894-1971

George Glenn Brooks was born June 21, 1894 in Bald Knob, Boone county, West Virginia, the first born child to William Randolph Brooks and Ida (Perry) Brooks.

His siblings include; Nora Ann (Brooks) Scott Darr, French Marvin Brooks, Roy Dell Brooks, Vivian (Brooks) Young Van Horn, Fay Clare (Brooks) Moore Carman, Charles Lawrence "Mick" Brooks and Helen Mable (Brooks) Beery.

George moved with his parents from West Virginia to Union county, Oregon when he was a child. The family moved to Wallowa county before the turn of the century.

He served during World War I and was a member of the VFW in La Grande. He was a member of the Wallowa Methodist Church.

George married Maude Rae McGinnis on October 6, 1917 in La Grande, Union county, Oregon. She was the daughter of Benjamin Harrison McGinnis and Eulala Belle (Cook) McGinnis.

They became the parents to five children; Wilma (Brooks) Guillory, Kenneth Glenn Brooks, Virginia Pearl (Brooks) Sasser, Vera Jean (Brooks) Miller and Nancy M. Brooks.

George passed away March 21, 1971 at Wallowa Memorial Hospital in Enterprise, Wallowa county, Oregon, after several years of ill health.

His memorial services were held March 24, 1971 at the Wallowa Methodist Church. He was laid to rest in the Wallowa Cemetery, outside the town of Wallowa, in Wallowa county, Oregon.

 
 
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 Parents:
  William Randolph Brooks (1868 - 1949)
  Ida Brooks (1873 - 1957)
 
 Spouse:
  Maude Rae McGinnis Brooks (1897 - 1992)
 
 Children:
  Wilma Rae Brooks Guillory (1918 - 1999)*
  Vera Jean Brooks Miller (1927 - 2009)*
  Nancy M. Brooks (1939 - 2014)*
 
 Siblings:
  George Glenn Brooks (1894 - 1971)
  French Marvin Brooks (1897 - 1976)*
  Roy Dell Brooks (1901 - 1976)*
  Vivian Brooks Van Horn (1906 - 1995)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Wallowa Cemetery
Wallowa
Wallowa County
Oregon, USA
Plot: 1st Addition, Lot 3, Grave 8
 
Maintained by: Michelle Drayton-Fisher
Originally Created by: CA Croft
Record added: Jun 02, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 27279371
George Glenn Brooks
Added by: Sharon J Lusk
 
George Glenn Brooks
Added by: Michelle Drayton-Fisher
 
George Glenn Brooks
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Added by: Bill Noyes
 
 
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- Diane Lancaster Lovejoy
 Added: Jan. 22, 2010
 
 
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