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Ernest Brooks
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Birth: Jun. 20, 1933
Alabama, USA
Death: Sep. 29, 2012
Chattanooga
Hamilton County
Tennessee, USA

Obituary
October 2, 2012
Chattanooga Times Free Press

Ernest Brooks, 79, a longtime resident of Chattanooga, TN, went home to be with his Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on Saturday, September 29, 2012.

Ernest was born in Crossville, AL, the son of the late William and Vada Brooks.

He was a veteran having served in the United States Navy.

Mr. Brooks was a Master Plumber and Electrician having retired from SCT Yarns.

He was of the Baptist faith.

Preceded in death by seven brothers, Jewell, L.C., Junior, Gilbert, Marvin, Floyd and Jim; sister, Cleo Snow; granddaughter, Christy Gail Burr.

Survived by loving wife of 38 years, Emma Brooks, of Chattanooga, TN; son, Earl (Vicki) Brooks, of East Ridge, TN; two stepdaughters, Sharon (Allen) Buquo, of Chattanooga, TN and Lynda (Ernie) Brown, of Chattanooga, TN; several grandchildren and several great-grandchildren; brother, Walter (Christine) Brooks, of Valley Head, AL.

Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Thursday, October 4, 2012, at the East Chapel of Chattanooga Funeral Home with Rev. Raymond Nix officiating.

Interment will be in Chattanooga National Cemetery.

The family will receive friends on Wednesday, October 3, 2012 from 4 to 8 p.m. at the funeral home.

Arrangements are by the Chattanooga Funeral Home Crematory & Florist, East Chapel, 404 S. Moore Road, Chattanooga, TN. 
 
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 Parents:
  William Perry Brooks (1888 - 1958)
  Vada Elizabeth Callaham Brooks (1892 - 1987)
 
 Siblings:
  Cleo T. Brooks Snow (1913 - 2011)*
  Jewell D. Brooks (1914 - 1943)*
  Floyd Leonard Brooks (1916 - 2001)*
  Ruby Geneva Brooks (1918 - 1918)*
  Gilbert Johnnie Brooks (1919 - 1986)*
  L. C. Brooks (1925 - 2008)*
  William Perry Brooks (1929 - 2010)*
  Hazell Nell Brooks (1931 - 1931)*
  Ernest Brooks (1933 - 2012)
  Jimmy Luther Brooks (1936 - 2005)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Chattanooga National Cemetery
Chattanooga
Hamilton County
Tennessee, USA
 
Created by: Richard B. Tucker, Sr.
Record added: Oct 02, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 98150520
Ernest Brooks
Added by: Richard B. Tucker, Sr.
 
 
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- Sarah Quinn
 Added: Mar. 2, 2015

- rbt
 Added: Oct. 2, 2012

- Ernest Brooks, U.S. Navy Veteran
 Added: Oct. 2, 2012
 
 
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