David P. Brooks

David P. Brooks, 64 of Jacksonville, passed away Saturday March 17, 2018 at Ohio Health O’Bleness, Athens.  He was born April 30, 1953.  David was an avid bingo player and enjoyed working construction.  

He is survived by his wife, Tanya Murphy Brooks of Jacksonville; his mother, Bernadine Stansberry Brooks of Glouster; two sons, David J. (Wendy) Brooks of Logan and Dylan J. Brooks of Jacksonville; three step sons, Jonathan, Joshua, and Dakota Smathers; three daughters, Susan (Dan) Guthrie of Glouster, Sondra (Katie) Brooks of Glouster, and Sabrina Brooks of Jacksonville; a step daughter, Tanaya Smathers; 12 grandchildren, Brianna Brooks, Hayley Brooks, Katelyn Brooks, Dustin Brooks, Dalton Brooks, Adrianna Bolin, Devan Brooks, Dallas Brooks, Adriana Brooks, Tyler Brooks, Aria and Amelia Russell; one great grandchild, Maci Jo Brooks; four brothers, Elijah (Diane) Brooks, Daniel (Karen) Brooks, Ezekiel (Jane) Brooks, and Sam Brooks; a sister, Martha (Joe) Jones; and several nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his father, Gaylord Brooks; two brothers, Vern and Wayne Brooks; and two sisters, Rejeana Carroll and Abigail “Abby” Dempsey.

Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. on Friday March 23, 2018 at the Bishopville Church of Christ with Pastor Scott Heskett officiating.  Interment will be in the Maplewood Cemetery, Glouster.  Friends may call at the church on Thursday from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m.  and one hour prior to the service on Friday.  Arrangements are by the Morrison Funeral Chapel, Glouster-Bishopville.  A comforting message may be sent to the family at www.morrisonfc.com.

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