Meadows Funeral Home
Connie Elizabeth Brooks
Visitation
December 26, 2022 From 5:00 pm until 8:00 pm
Meadows Funeral Home
Funeral Service
December 27, 2022 at 2:00 PM
Good Hope Christian Church
Interment
Good Hope Christian Church Cemetery
Obituary
Connie Elizabeth (Deason) Brooks
September 21, 1937 - December 20, 2022

Connie D Brooks, 85, died December 20, 2022, at home in Athens, Georgia.
Connie was born September 21, 1937 in Pageland, South Carolina,
the daughter of Drew Clifton Deason and Lula Elizabeth Deason.
Connie graduated from Landis High School in Landis, NC

Where she eventually met and married Austin Raymond Brooks on January 17, 1959.
She was a full time Housewife and Mother plus provided Foster care for a total of 55 children from three
different states.

Connie was a member of The Church at Pierce Road.
Connie spent 52 years working in the ministry with her husband Ray across Iowa, Oklahoma, Missouri, Illinois, Kentucky and Georgia.
In addition to her parents, she was predeceased by 6 brothers: Ralph (died in WWII), Jimmy, Clarence,

Johnny, J.W. and Loyd and daughter Toni Brooks Strickland.

And

Two great-grand daughters
Jamie Elizabeth
Paisley Anne

Surviving in addition to her husband Austin Brooks,

children:

Terry Brooks,(Jolisa) Savannah Ga.,
Tommy Brooks(Jamie) Winder Ga.,
Dee Anna Simbro Athens, Ga.,
Glen Askeland(Becky) Waynesville, Mo.,
Son in law Larry Strickand of NC
11 Grandchildren:

Emily, Megan, Jeremiah, Brook, Amber, Christina, Ben, Judy, Christian, Elizabeth, Kyle

18 Great Grand Children.
1 great great grand daughter
Along with a multitude of nieces and nephews

Visitation will be held at
Meadows Funeral Home
Monroe, Georgia
December 26, 2022
5:00 pm until 8:00 pm
Funeral Services will be held at
Good Hope Christian Church
Good Hope, Ga.
December 27, 2022
2:00 pm.
IN LIEU OF FLOWERS
DONATION TO ST. MARY'S HOSPICE

A POTLUCK FELLOWSHIP WILL FOLLOW AT THE GOOD HOPE CHURCH