The Union Recorder


March 12, 2014

Mary Helen Brooks

MILLEDGEVILLE — Mrs. Mary Helen Brooks, 85, passed away Monday, March 10, 2014. Services will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday, March 13, at the chapel of Moores Funeral Home with burial to follow in West View Cemetery.

Mrs. Brooks was a native and life long resident of Milledgeville. She worked for many years as a nurse’s aid at Green Acres and Baldwin County Hospital. She was a member of the Riverside Baptist Church. She was preceded in death by her parents, Robert and Mary Sue Matthews Durden; her husband, James L. Brooks Sr.; and a brother, Bobby Durden. Mrs. Mary was very proud of the time she spent visiting and singing at the nursing homes for many years.

Survivors include her children, Martha Helen Fuller of Haddock, Marie Brooks Sanders (Joe) of Dothan, Ala., James Brooks (Cathy) and Robert Brooks of Milledgeville; nine grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; and three great-great-grandchildren. The family will receive friends Thursday from 1 p.m. until the funeral hour.

Visit to express tributes.

Moores Funeral Home & Crematory has charge of arrangements.

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