Mr. Billy Wayne Brooks, age 92, of South Fulton, TN passed away
on Monday, January 22, 2024 at Cane Creek Rehabilitation Center in Martin.
He was born on June 25, 1931 in Obion County, TN to the late Luther
and Laura Belle Collins Brooks. He was a member of the McConnell
Baptist Church and was a farmer.
Mr. Brooks is survived by his daughters Patsy Shelby of Lynnville, KY
and Nancy Gatewood of Martin, TN, 5 grandchildren Larry Dale Shelby
and Lori Ann Frazier both of Lynnville, Todd Gatewood of Fairview, TN,
Missy Coleman of Martin and Courtney Mosley of Dresden, 10 great
grandchildren and 7 great great grandchildren, nephews Keith Brooks
of South Fulton and Allan Ray Terrell of Union City, TN and niece Kim
Little of Kenton,TN.
In addition to his parents, Mr. Brooks was preceded in death by his wife
Estelle Brooks, 3 brothers Charles Brooks, Glen Brooks and Morton
Brooks and a sister Helen Terrell.
Pallbearers will be Cody Little, Todd Gatewood, Larry Shelby,
Charlie Reams, David Frazier, and Charles Cory Brooks and Honorary
Pallbearers include Johnny Vincent, Jackie Garner, Marvin Holley,
Tom Seratt and Richard Moss.
Funeral service will be held on Thursday, January 25 at 1:00 pm at the
Hornbeak Funeral Chapel with burial to follow in the Eastside Cemetery
in Martin. Visitation will be held at the funeral home from 5-8 pm on
Wednesday January 24th.