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ROOSEVELT WILLIE BROOKS

March 6, 1924 September 22, 2013
ROOSEVELT WILLIE BROOKS
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Roosevelt Willie Brooks was born to the late David and Elizabeth Chase Brooks on March 6, 1924 in Calvert County, Maryland.

He entered into eternal rest on September 22, 2013 after a lengthy illness. Roosevelt joined Young's United Methodist Church at an early age. He was educated in the public school in Calvert County, Maryland.

He began a courtship with the late Marie Chase and started a family that resulted in seven children; later he married the late Amelia Mackall.

Roosevelt favorite baseball team was the "Baltimore Orioles." He loved baseball, fishing, gardening, playing horseshoes, family gatherings and getting plenty of rest.

Roosevelt was proceeded in death by: (two sons) Robert and Chuck Brooks; (four sisters) Martha Smith, Annie McCall, Ada Rice and Marie Harper; (five brothers) Clyde Brooks Sr., Maurice Brooks, Herbert Brooks, Theodore Brooks and George Brooks.

He leaves to cherish his memory: Roosevelt Brooks Jr., Gladys Wood (Doretha), Alice Jenkins, Carl Brooks, Calvin Brooks (Carrie), Albert Brooks (Bobbi), and (step-daughter) Myrtle Harvey; (three sisters-in-law) Bernice Brooks, Violet Brooks and Vanessa Brooks; 11 grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren and host of nephews, nieces, relatives and a special friend James Thomas.

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Visitation

Saturday

28

Sep

10:00 AM 9/28/2013 10:00:00 AM - 11:00 AM 9/28/2013 11:00:00 AM
Sewell Funeral Home

1451 Dares Beach Road
Prince Frederick, MD 20678

Sewell Funeral Home
1451 Dares Beach Road Prince Frederick 20678 MD
United States

Service

Saturday

28

Sep

11:00 AM 9/28/2013 11:00:00 AM
Sewell Funeral Home

1451 Dares Beach Road
Prince Frederick, MD 20678

Sewell Funeral Home
1451 Dares Beach Road Prince Frederick 20678 MD
United States

Cemetery Details

Saturday

28

Sep

1:00 PM 9/28/2013 1:00:00 PM
Young's Cemetery

4230 Hunting Creek Road
Huntingtown, MD 20639

Young's Cemetery
4230 Hunting Creek Road Huntingtown 20639 MD
United States
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