BREAKING NEWS

BREAKING NEWS

Beatrice Brooks

May 9, 1929-Jan. 5, 2018

Beatrice “Bea” Elaine

Sanders Brooks, 88, of

Mulberry Ave. Weston,

WV passed away at 5:10

p.m. on Friday January 5,

2018 in the compas-

sionate care of the staff of

Crestview Manor Nursing

Home in Jane Lew, WV.

She was born in Minot,

ND on May 9, 1929 a

daughter of the late

Harold Albert Sanders

and Laura Mae Carlson

Sanders.

On December 26, 1955,

she married Gerald

Hobart Brooks and they

celebrated 40 years of

marriage before his pass-

ing on June 2, 1996. After

being wed in Minot, ND,

the couple resided in

Weston, WV.

Her kind, patient spirit

will be carried on by: her

five children: Juanita Faye

Brooks Alfred of Weston,

Michael Steven Brooks

and wife, Erica, of Win-

chester, KS, Mark Allen

Brooks and wife, Tammy,

of Carthage, NC, Jeffery

Scott Brooks and wife,

Ria, of Colchester, CT and

Barbara Jo Brooks Jackson

and husband, Sam, of

Clarksburg, WV; 13

grandchildren; 15 great

grandchildren; two si-

blings: Lyle and Clifford

Sanders, both of Glenn

Burn, ND; and several

nieces and nephews.

In addition to her

parents and husband she

was preceded in death by

four siblings: Craig, Jim,

Vivian, and Harold

Sanders Jr.

After graduating in

1946, Bea dedicated 10

years of her professional

career to serving others as

a Registered Nurse at

Trinity Hospital in Minot

ND, Flint MI, and Seattle

WA. Following additional

training, she then devoted

her time to working in her

husband’s law office as a

secretary, paralegal, and

tax preparer. Bea was ac-

tive in the community

and was a past matron of

the Weston Chapter #40

Order of Eastern Star, and

a member of the St.

Matthew United Metho-

dist Church. She was a

talented quilter and many

of her beautiful quilts

were displayed at the

Jackson’s Mill Jubilee. She

enjoyed gardening and

traveling, including a mis-

sion trip to Ireland.

Friends and family will

gather at the Pat Boyle

Funeral Home and Crema-

tion Service at 144 Hack-

ers Creek Rd. in Jane Lew,

WV from 11 a.m. – 1 p.m.

on Wednesday, January

10, 2018. Weston Chapter

#40 Order of Eastern Star

will then conduct services

followed by Funeral Ser-

vices from the Pat Boyle

Funeral Home Chapel

with Pastor Tim Conrad

officiating. Interment will

follow in the Weston Ma-

sonic Cemetery.

The Pat Boyle Funeral

Home and Cremation Ser-

vice is honored and

privileged to serve the

family of Beatrice “Bea”

Elaine Sanders Brooks.

Online condolences may

be expressed at

www.patboylefuneral

home.com.