Samuel Keith Brooks

Samuel Keith Brooks

Liberty, Amite County, Mississippi, USA
Death 3 Sep 2009 (aged 51)
Parhams, Catahoula Parish, Louisiana, USA
Burial Auburn, Lincoln County, Mississippi, USA
Memorial ID 16999124 · View Source
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Funeral and Fire Fighter Honor Guard Services for Samuel Keith Brooks, 51, of Jonesville, LA. were held at Parhams Baptist Church on Saturday, Sept. 5, 2009 at 10:00 AM with Bro. Tony Ganey and Bro. Dwayne Carlock {Keith's Uncle} officiating.

The Family received Friends and Family at Parhams Baptist Church from 5:pm until 9:pm Friday Sept. 4. Members of the Fire Department sat Vigil until service time.

Burial was at Adams United Methodist Church in Auburn, MS under the direction of Young's Funeral Home in Jonesville, LA.

Keith was born July 17,1958 in Liberty, MS, the Son of L.E."Bo" Brooks (1938-1990) and Reece Lazarus Junkin. He was employed as an oil field driller and Volunteer Fire Fighter/First Responder.

Keith attended Chamberlain Hunt Military Academy in Port Gibson, MS.

He was preceded in death by his Father; one Son, Eric Dwayne Brooks; His Brother, Lionel Brooks(July 11,1959 - Feb. 1,2006); and Grandparents, James and Glayds Brooks.

Survivors include His Mother of Parhams, LA; one Daughter, Samantha Nicole Wyant and Husband, Greg; one Grandson, Ayden Cole Wyant; and a number of Family and Friends.

Pallbearers were Justin Spinks, Joshua Collins, Tonye Daniel, Tracie Brown, Justin Granger, Owen Calkins, Keith Bennette and at Grave site Aaran Brooks and Jarred Brooks.
Honorary Pallbearers were all local Firefighters.

The American Flag bearing all the Names of Firefighters and First Responders of the 9/11 Disaster flew above The Church during His Funeral Service. He received a Fireman and Police escort the entire 100+ mile drive to His Final Resting Place.

Cause of death was a Heart Attack just like His Father and Brother.

Online Condolences may be sent to
From Claude and Faye Henderson: Reese, Claude and I were so sorry to hear of Keith's death. I know this is going to be a difficult time for You and We wanted to let you know that you are in Our thoughts and Prayers.
From Philip Brooks: My Prayers go out to The Family and Friends of Keith. I haven't seen Keith in many years. I was saddened to hear of His Passing. I send My deepest Regards.
From Denise Broussard; Nate, Necie and Becky: My Son, Nate, was on the fire dept. with Keith and I took first responder classes with Him. He was very nice and always made Me feel like a part of the team. You are in My thoughts and Prayers.

Bio by: Michael Mullins

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  • Created by: ~Denise~
  • Added: 12 Dec 2006
  • Find a Grave Memorial 16999124
  • Find a Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Samuel Keith Brooks (17 Jul 1958–3 Sep 2009), Find a Grave Memorial no. 16999124, citing Adams United Methodist Church Cemetery, Auburn, Lincoln County, Mississippi, USA ; Maintained by ~Denise~ (contributor 46795880) .