Brooks, Ellen Jackson

Brooks, Ellen Jackson 2Ellen Louise Jackson Brooks, 86, passed away Tuesday, June 28, 2022 at her home in Fairlawn. She was a longtime member of First Missionary Baptist Church. She was preceded in death by her husband, William Curtis Brooks, Sr.; her parents, Ralph Silas and Ethel May Jackson; and grandchildren, Tonja and Latosha.

Survivors include her daughters, Shirley Redd, Gladys Jackson and Margaret Hairston; sons and daughters-in-law, Ralph and Deborah Brooks, William, Jr. and Valentina Brooks, Larry Brooks, and Carl Brooks; a host of grandchildren, great grandchildren and other relatives and friends; brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law, Walter (Pauline) Brooks, Douglas (Pam) Brooks, and Betty Woodward; and a special cousin, Arthur Jackson.

The family would like to especially thank Kindred Home Health and Hospice for all their love and care.

The family will receive friends from 12 until 1 pm on Saturday, July 9, 2022 at the First Missionary Baptist Church in New River. Funeral services will begin at 1 p.m. with Rev. Daniel Parks officiating. She will be interred at a later date beside her husband, in the Brooks Family Cemetery in Pearisburg.

The Brooks family is in the care of Mullins Funeral Home & Crematory in Radford, Virginia. www.mullinsfuneralhome.com