Walter "Gene" Brooks of Kabler Mill Road, Brooksville, Kentucky departed this life on Monday, September 16, 2013 at the UC Medical Center in Cincinnati, Ohio. He was 77 years and 2 days of age. He was born on September 14, 1936 in Whitley County, Kentucky to the late Frank Brooks and Martha Evans Brooks. He was a 1956 graduate of Williamsburg High School.
He is survived by two daughters, Debra Cook of Cincinnati, Ohio and Gena Brooks of Dayton, Kentucky; one son, Michael Brooks of Mooresville, North Carolina; 11 grandchildren, and 1 great grandchild; one brother, T.J. Evans; and a host of other relatives and friends to mourn his passing.
In lieu of flowers, you can make a donation to your favorite charity in his name.
Visitation will be after 6:00 PM on Sunday, September 22, 2013 at the Croley Funeral Home Chapel.
Funeral Service will be 10:00 AM on Monday, September 23, 2013 at the Croley Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Tom Evans officiating.
Burial will be in the Emlyn Cemetery, Emlyn, Kentucky