Graveside funeral services will be held on Saturday, December 1, 2012 at 3:00 P.M., in Lake Worth Memory Gardens, Lake Worth, FL.
Mrs. Brooks was born in Muncie, Indiana to the late Edward and Della Van Horn Smith. She was a retired Nursing Assistant and O.R. Tech. She was a member of the American Legion Post 178, life member VVCF and War Museum of Orlando, FL and a member and Past President of American Legion Auxiliary Post 242 of Orlando, FL. She enjoyed crafts and Christmas was her favorite time of year.
Other survivors include her sons, David Smith and his wife Sandy, Richard Houston and John Brooks; daughter, Lucindia Garvin and her husband Fred; five grandchildren and several great grandchildren.
The family will receive friends Thursday evening from 5:00 until 7:00 P.M., at the funeral home.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Susan B. Komen Foundation PO Box 650309 Dallas, TX 75265-0309 or Heartland Hospice 208 Pitcarin Way Augusta, GA 30909.
Chance & Hydrick Funeral Directors, 2502 Richmond Hill Road, Augusta, Georgia 30906.