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Louisa Blaine "Lou" Lambert Brooks
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Birth: Aug. 4, 1934
Ranger
Lincoln County
West Virginia, USA
Death: Aug. 22, 1989
Norfolk
Norfolk City
Virginia, USA

Obit from Daily Press:

HAMPTON - Louisa Lambert Brooks, 55, died Tuesday, Aug. 22, in DePaul Hospital, Norfolk.

A native of Ranger, W.Va., Mrs. Brooks was a Hampton resident for 25 years and retired as a secretary from Virginia Power Company in 1989 after 20 years service.

Mrs. Brooks was past secretary of American Businesswoman's Association.

Survivors include her husband, Warren F. Brooks; two stepdaughters, Stephanie Brooks and Elena Henning, both of Hampton; a son, (Michael) Steven Kerr of Hampton; a stepson, Warren David Brooks of Virginia Beach; her mother, Brookie Lambert of Ranger; four sisters, Shirley Pack of Proctorville, Ohio, Iris Brumfield of Hope Valley, R.I., Mona West of Newport News and Eloise Woodmansee of West Point; three brothers, Danny Lambert of Branchland, W.Va., Dallas Lambert and Dennis Lambert, both of Ranger; and three grandchildren.

A graveside service will be conducted at 11 a.m. Friday in Peninsula Memorial Park by the Rev. Elmer E. Bosserman.

The family will receive friends from 7 to 9 tonight in R. Hayden Smith Funeral Home.

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Parents:
Mother: Brookie Nelson Lambert
Father: Lawson Lambert

Lou attended Guyan Valley HS, Branchland, WV. Married Ronald Lee Kerr May 3, 1955 in Pleasant Lake, IN. The Kerr family moved to Hampton/Newport News, Va. in 1964. Subsequently (1980?) she divorced Ronald Kerr and married Warren Brooks.


 
 
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 Parents:
  Lawson Lambert (1909 - 1948)
 
 Spouse:
  Ronald Lee Kerr (1934 - 1994)
 
Burial:
Peninsula Memorial Park
Newport News
Newport News City
Virginia, USA
Plot: Sec T Lot 1159 space 4
 
Created by: David Noveske
Record added: Jul 05, 2012
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Louisa Blaine Lou <i>Lambert</i> Brooks
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Louisa Blaine Lou <i>Lambert</i> Brooks
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Louisa Blaine Lou <i>Lambert</i> Brooks
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My favorite aunt -- sorry that circumstance and times caused us to be separated. Am every so grateful for all that you did to welcome me to be a resident of VA. You are so very much missed by all those who knew you.
- David Noveske
 Added: Jul. 5, 2012

- Clare Bradley
 Added: Jul. 5, 2012
 
 
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