Gregory Brooks

Obituary of Gregory Edward Brooks

Obituary Notice Funeral services for Gregory Edward Brooks, Sr., age 60 of Wedowee will be held Saturday May 21, 2011 at 2:00 PM at Pine Grove Baptist Church, Heflin with Bo Brooks officiating. Burial will follow in the adjoining cemetery. Mr. Brooks passed away Thursday May 19, 2011 at Northeast Alabama Regional Medical Center in Anniston. Family will be pallbearers. Mr. Brooks is survived by wife Evangeline Anga Brooks of Wedowee, a daughter Kimberly Lynn Brooks of Oxford, a son Gregory Edward Brooks, Jr., four sisters Linda Baxter of Franklin, Ga, Janet Holmes of Louisiana, Melba Hall of Valley, and Rena Faye Whaley of Valley, five brothers Ralph Brooks of Wedowee, Doyle Brooks of Valley, Bo Brooks of Pell City, John Brooks of Valley, and Tony Brooks of Roanoke, and one grandchild. Mr. Brooks was born January 25, 1951 the son of Birsey D. and Faye McCulley Brooks. He was a veteran of the United Sates Navy serving during the Vietnam War. He was a Baptist by faith. He was preceded in death by his parents. The family will receive friends at Benefield Funeral Home- Wedowee on Friday May 20, 2011 from 5 till 8 PM. The body will lie in state at the church one hour prior to services. Benefield Funeral Home of Wedowee in charge of the arrangements. Leave online condolences at