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From: "Terri A." <>
Subject: RE: [ARIZARD-L] Brooks
Date: Sun, 25 Jul 2004 15:21:56 -0700
In-Reply-To: <001501c47279$5144f720$0201a8c0@rog>


I don't either Roger....but I know I have heard that name Watt Brooks
before
somewhere. Charlene?

Terri


> > -----Original Message-----
> > From: Roger Harvell [mailto:]
> > Sent: Sunday, July 25, 2004 11:58 AM
> > To:
> > Subject: Re: [ARIZARD-L] Brooks
> >
> >
> > Vera, you're looking at two different Mary L Brooks here.
> > Mary Love Walker, the wife of Thomas Warfield Brooks died
> > Sep 26, 1934 in
> > Oklahoma.
> > I'm not sure who William Watt Brooks was, do you Brian?
> >
> > ----- Original Message -----
> > From: "Vera Reeves" <>
> > To: <>
> > Sent: Sunday, July 25, 2004 12:41 PM
> > Subject: [ARIZARD-L] Brooks
> >
> >
> > > Brian
> > > >>>>>>>>>
> > > Calico Rock Progress
> > > Feb 25, 1938 – Mrs Mary L. Brooks Dies Suddenly, Thursday
> > > Mrs Mary L. Brooks, aged 75, and the mother of the
> > editor of the
> > > Progress, died Thursday night, February 17, two hours
> > after suffering a
> > > heart attack.
> > > Her sudden passing came as a severe blow to loving
> > members of her family
> > > and the host of relatives and friends who knew her
> > through the years as a
> > > devoted mother and faithful friend.
> > > Funeral services were held from the Cumberland and
> > Presbyterian
> > Church
> > > at Mount Olive at 2:30 Sunday afternoon, conducted by
> > the pastor, Rev
> > Robert
> > > a. Robertson, the Methodist pastor of Melbourne.
> > Interment was in the
> > Mount
> > > Olive Cemetery.
> > > Mary L. Brooks (nee Jeffery) was born at Mount
> > Olive January 22, 1863
> > > and the early part of her life was spent there. In 1883
> > she was married to
> > > William Watts Brooks and for many years after marriage
> > they resided at
> > > Mammoth Spring and Salem. She united with the
> > Cumberland Presbyterian
> > Church
> > > early in life and remained faithful to the tenets of a
> > Christian till
> > called
> > > by her Maker.
> > > Survivors inclued a daughter, Mrs Pearl Dixon of
> > Mt Olive, five sons,
> > > H. C. Brooks of Little Rock, Lawrence of Mt Olive,
> > Neill of Calico Rock,
> > > Ralph of Hot Springs, Harry of Detroit; two sisters,
> > Mrs Lou Lancaster of
> > > Los Angeles, Cal., and Mrs Geo. McLean of Hardy and a
> > brother, J. C.
> > Jeffery
> > > of Mammoth Spring.
> > > **********
> > > she is buried in the Mt Olive Cemetery
> > > 22 Jan 1863 - 17 Feb 1938
> > >
> > > The cemetery book shows this one as her husband ???????????
> > > buried Lunenburg Cemetery.
> > > Brooks, Thomas h/o of Mary L. (Walker) Brooks -
> > unmarked - 1854 - 6 May
> > 1921
> > > Checked the Ark Death Record Index to verify the death
> > date and didn't
> > find
> > > him.
> > >
> > > As you can see the death date for Mary in the obit and
> > the listing for
> > Mary
> > > L. Brooks in the Mt Olive cemetery is the same.
> > >
> > > Old Mt Oive Cemetery
> > > Brooks, W. W. 1847-1910
> > >
> > >
> > >
> > >
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