POWDERLY, KY., Wanda June Brooks, 79, of Powderly passed away Wednesday, February 17, 2021 at Owensboro Health Muhlenberg Community Hospital. She was born on December 21, 1941 the daughter of Strother Holmes and Inez Morehead Holmes. She worked as a CNA for 11 years at Spark’s Nursing Home in Central City, KY. She was a loving mother and “Mamaw” to everyone and she enjoyed spending time in her front porch swing.
She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband Eddie Brooks Jr., a son Timothy Wayne Brooks, a daughter Robin Faye Brooks Stanley, and a brother Gene Holmes.
She is survived by 2 sons Steve (Glenda) Brooks of Powderly, Farron (Lisa) Brooks of Powderly, 6 grandchildren Mike Brooks, Wes (Jaclyn) Brooks, Mamie (Jamie) Clemons, Kyle “Rowdy” Chelsey) Brooks, Kalem (Whitney) Brooks, Cortney (Casey) Penrod, 20 great grandchildren, and 1 great-great granddaughter.
Visitation for friends will be on Tuesday, February 23, 2021 at Gary’s Funeral Home in Greenville, KY from 11:00 AM until time of funeral.
Funeral services will be held on Tuesday, February 23, 2021 at 1:00 PM at Gary’s Funeral Home in Greenville with Rev. Mike Dukes officiating. Burial will follow in New Life Cemetery in Powderly, KY.
Online condolences to the family may be made at www.garysfuneralhome.net