Jess Wesley Brooks, age 77, of Williamsburg, Kentucky passed away on Wednesday, January 11, 2017 at the Compassionate Care Center in Richmond, Kentucky. He was born on April 27, 1939 in Williamsburg, Kentucky to the late John Frank Brooks and Mary (Moore) Brooks. He was also preceded in death by his wife Delphia "Polly" Brooks.
He is survived by his daughter, Elizabeth Ruth McVey (Joe) of Williamsburg; son, Michael Terry Brooks (Rena Canada) of Williamsburg; special family member, Diane Brooks of Williamsburg; grandchildren, Christy Ann McVey, Brandie Elizabeth Herp, Josiah McVey and Jamie Hamlin (Gina); six great-grandchildren, Herbert Morris Helton, Aiden Chase Helton, Addlyn Chloe Helton, Landon Michael Herp, Jackson Herp and Megan Nycole Hamlin; two sisters, Brenda Summers of Corbin and Geneva Begley of London; brother-in-law, Ova Petrey of Williamsburg; several nieces and nephews; and a host of other family and friends to mourn his passing.
Visitation will be after 6:00 P.M. Friday, January 13, 2017 at Croley Funeral Home.
The Funeral Service will be at 2:00 P.M. Saturday, January 14, 2017 the Croley Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Brian West officiating. He will be laid to rest in the Canadatown Cemetery.