Robert A. "Bob" "Bobby" Brooks Jr.
Robert A. “Bob” “Bobby” Brooks Jr.
AIKEN, SC – Funeral services for Mr. Robert A. “Bob” “Bobby” Brooks Jr., will be held at 1pm Monday, October 14, 2013 at St. Thaddeus Episcopal Church, 125 Pendleton St., SW., Aiken, SC. Burial will follow at Pine Lawn Memorial Gardens. He is survived by his wife, Barbara Alicia Brooks; his daughters, Robin Brooks, Ellen (Lain) Bradford and Toni L Brooks; his brother, Charles (Vernelle) Tyler; four grandchildren, Michael and Jacob Bradford, Leah and BreAnne Richards; sisters-in-law, Diane Grant (Samuel) Jenkins, Sandra Brayboy, Charlese J. Brayboy, and Sylvia M. Brayboy; and a host of nieces, nephews and cousins; and his Godsister, Mary Ella (Marvin) Brown. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests that contributions be made in Bob’s honor to “The Center for African American History, Art & Culture”, c/o Jackson-Brooks Funeral Home. The family will receive friends at the funeral home today, October 13, 2013 from 5pm until 7pm. Friends may call the residence of his daughter, Ellen (Lain) Bradford, 210 Kalmia Forest Drive, Aiken, SC 29801,(803) 514-3777 or (803) 295-9598 or JACKSON-BROOKS FUNERAL HOME, 126 FAIRFIELD ST. SE, AIKEN, SC 29801, (803) 649-6123 beginning at Noon today.