Mar. 2, 1905 Brownsville Edmonson County Kentucky, USA
Dec. 13, 1952 Rome Floyd County Georgia, USA
Daughter of David Rush and Mary Vaughn-Bratcher. Siblings: Elza Rush, Verna Elizabeth, Lydia May, David Estille, Roy, and Paul Thomas. Half siblings from her mother's 1st marriage: Virgil Glass of St. Louis, Mo and Amanda Glass(md. Pleasant Rigdon). Also a half sibling from her fathers first marriage: Rose Ann Bratcher(md. Davis). She married Simeon (Simyen) Brooks. Five children were born to this union: Clarence "Clemmie" C., James O., William "Bill" H., Everett L., Melvin L., and Lillie May (md. Mills). She was preceded in death by her father, David Rush Bratcher. Funeral service was held at the Chapel of Jennings Funeral Home, with the Rev. Paul T. Stover officiating. Her body laid in state at the residence of her son, Clarence, at 128 East 14th Street, Rome, Ga, until time for the funeral service. Pallbearers were Ralph Brand, Norwood Stalvey, Forrest Brown, Marion Boosier, A.D. Brown, and W.H. Cline.
Some information was gotten from the Rome News-Tribune.
I want to thank Tony Pope for going over and beyond, to help me find and gain information for my Georgia cousins.