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


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.

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