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Ruth Virginia Franklin Brooks
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Birth: Nov. 8, 1917
Rutherford County
North Carolina, USA
Death: Apr. 20, 2004

ELLENBORO Mrs. Ruth Virginia Franklin Brooks, 86, died Tuesday, April 20, 2004, at Crawley Memorial Hospital.

She was a native of Rutherford County, a daughter of the late Perry G. and Eva Daves Franklin. She was a graduate of Mooresboro High School and the W.M.U. Training School in Louisville, Ky., and a was member of Campfield Memorial Baptist Church. She retired from Doncaster-Tanner.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, the Rev. Graham Brooks; a daughter, Carolyn Ann Brooks; and brothers, Henry Franklin, Calvin Franklin and Tommy Franklin.

She is survived by one son, Art Brooks of Louisville, Ky.; three daughters, Martha and her husband, Dr. Robert Cowie, of Winston-Salem, Ginger and her husband, the Rev. Robert Sparks, of Tarboro and Becky Brooks of Nashville, Tenn.; one brother, Grady Franklin of Mooresboro; one sister, Ruby Calton of Ellenboro; grandchildren, Robin Nalepa, Ginny Lou Thompson, Dotty Jean Young, Carolyn Ann Sparks and Sharon Lynn Brooks; great-grandchildren, Maggie Thompson, Mary Thompson, Brodie Nalepa and Brice Nalepa.

The funeral will be at Campfield Memorial Baptist Church.

Burial will be in the church cemetery. 
 
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 Spouse:
  Arthur Graham Brooks (1914 - 1995)*
 
 Children:
  Carolyn Ann Brooks (1940 - 1940)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Campfield Memorial Baptist Cemetery
Ellenboro
Rutherford County
North Carolina, USA
 
Created by: Elizabeth Olmstead
Record added: Jul 28, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 55546930
Ruth Virginia <i>Franklin</i> Brooks
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Ruth Virginia <i>Franklin</i> Brooks
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- Elizabeth Olmstead
 Added: Jul. 28, 2010
 
 
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