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James Wesley Brooks
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Birth: Jun. 8, 1928
Swearingen
Cottle County
Texas, USA
Death: Mar. 20, 1995
Mineral Wells
Palo Pinto County
Texas, USA

James Wesley Brooks, Sr., 66, of Mineral Wells
Services for James Wesley Brooks, Sr., 66, of Mineral Wells will be Wednesday, March 22, 3 p.m. in the Baum-Carlock-Bumgardner Chapel, with burial in the Sturdivant Cemetery. Ray Crook will officiate, with Baum-Carlock-Bumgardner in charge of arrangements.

Mr. Brooks died Monday, March 20, 1995 at his residence. He was born June 8, 1928 at Paducah, the son of Roy and Helen Merritt Brooks.

He married Mildred Jane Lanford on July 23, 1960 in Amarillo. She was an electronic technician, and a member of Southside Church of Christ.

Survivors include his wife, Mildred Brooks of Mineral Wells; a son, James W. Brooks II of Mineral Wells; a daughter, Tracy Rich of Mineral Wells; grandchildren Heather Ann Brooks, James Lee Brooks, Amy Lynn Brooks, Dustin B. Brooks, Michael K. Stafford and Thomas D. Stafford, all of Mineral Wells; a brother Roy Lee Brooks of Mineral Wells; and several nieces and nephews.

Pallbearers will be his nephews. - Obituary

spouse: Jane Mildred Lanford; md. 23 Jul 1960 in Amarillo, Potter, TX & 28 Dec 1986 in Mineral Wells, Palo Pinto, TX

1. 1930 census - Cottle Co., TX: Pct. #4, E.D. 51-7, p. 3A [282A], 50/50 [age 1 10/12; b. TX].
2. Obituary, "Mineral Wells Index," 21 Mar 1995 [p.o.b. Paducah, TX].
3. SSDI [464-36-0230 TX].
4. Lee, Dale R. "Sturdivant Cemetery," Private Publication, 2006. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  LeRoy R. Brooks (1901 - 1975)
  Helen Marie Merritt Brooks (1905 - 1974)
 
 Spouse:
  Mildred Jane Lanford Brooks (1938 - 2011)
 
 Sibling:
  James Wesley Brooks (1928 - 1995)
  Paul Brooks (1929 - 1991)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Sturdivant Cemetery
Mineral Wells
Palo Pinto County
Texas, USA
Plot: C3 #54
 
Maintained by: May Ashby Royer
Originally Created by: Toni Turk
Record added: May 24, 2002
Find A Grave Memorial# 6444337
James Wesley Brooks
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James Wesley Brooks
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