Elmer Lee Brooks, of Moreland, passed away at Southwest Christian Care on April 29, 2018. He was born in Jasper, Alabama to the late Elmus and Grace Brooks. In addition to his parents, Mr. Brooks is preceded in death by his wife, Pauline Brooks; his brother, Robert “Ted” Brooks; his sister Pauline Burke. He was a dedicated member of Crossroads Church in Newnan where he served as a greeter on the WOW team.
Mr. Brooks is survived by his sons, Tony Brooks (Denecia) of Newnan, Stan Brooks of Newnan, and Rodney Brooks (Cindy) of Sharpsburg; daughter, Stacey Brewer (Robert) of Sharpsburg; 12 grandchildren and 7 great grandchildren.
The family will receive friends at Higgins Hillcrest Chapel on Thursday, May 3, 2018 from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m. The funeral service will be held at Higgins Hillcrest Chapel on Friday, May 4, 2018 at 11 a.m. Pastors Ken Adams and Lee Ayers will officiate the service. A committal service will directly follow the funeral and will be held at Forest Lawn Memorial Gardens in Newnan. The committal service will be officiated by Pastor Mike Keaton.