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Thomas Eugene Brooks, 90

Posted on Thursday, May 1, 2014 at 1:58 pm

Brooks, Thomas Eugene, 90, of Lynchburg, passed away April 28, 2014 at his residence. Funeral services were held on Wednesday, April 30 at 10 a.m. at the Lynchburg Funeral Chapel with Bro. Wayne Cable and Bro. Mark Watkins officiating. Burial was held at Hurricane Cemetery in Moore County. Mr. Brooks, a native of Madison Count., Ala., was the son of the late John Brooks and Cora Terrell Brooks. He was a farmer, a retired saw operator at Campbell and Dann in Tullahoma and a member of Hickory Hill Baptist Church. Mr. Brooks loved spending time with his wife, children and grandchildren. He loved gardening, hunting, knife-collecting and spending time with his pets. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a son, Billy Wayne Brooks; a brother, Johnny Brooks; and a sister, Mary Taylor. He is survived by his wife Aline Brooks of Lynchburg; a son, John Thomas Brooks and wife, Janice, of Tullahoma; daughters, Mary Florence Brooks Thompson and husband, James, of Lynchburg, and Judy Carolyn Brooks Coss and husband, Ray, of Murfreesboro. He is also survived by nine grandchildren and 14 great-grandchildren, a special niece, Linda Nix of Lynchburg, and a special friend, Wanda Martin of Lynchburg. Online condolences may be made at <www.lynchburgfuneralhome.com>. Lynchburg Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.