2000 North Main Street
South Boston, VA 24592
CATHY HART BARKSDALE, MANAGER
Jerome Lee Brooks
September 18, 1958 - May 7, 2023
Mr. Jerome Lee Brooks of Durham, NC, formerly of Halifax, VA died Wednesday, May 7th at the age of 64.
Mr. Brooks was born in Halifax County, VA on September 18, 1958 to the late Mary Elizabeth Brooks and James Palmer and was adopted by the late Irvin Stephens and Lucy P. Stephens. He was a member of Elkhorn Missionary Baptist Church and a United States Army Veteran.
Mr. Brooks is survived by (1) son: Erik Jerome Brooks; (1) daughter: Kristina Marie Brooks and (2) granddaughters: Jersey and Jamila, all of Saarland, Germany; (2) brothers: Clyde Brooks of South Boston, VA and James Brooks (Lisa) of Nathalie, VA; (3) sisters: Debra Brooks Wyatt (Douglas), Diane Brooks Sampson (Tony) and Phyllis Brooks , all of Durham, NC; and a host of uncles, aunts, nieces, nephews, foster brothers and sisters, other relatives and friends. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by (1) brother: Michael Steven Brooks.
Funeral services for Mr. Jerome Lee Brooks will be Saturday, May 13th at 2 p.m. at Elkhorn Missionary Baptist Church with Rev. Ronald J. Rodgers, eulogist. Burial will follow in church cemetery with military honors by United States Army Honor Guard.
Public viewing for family and friends will be Friday from noon to 6 p.m. at Jeffress Funeral Home.
Funeral arrangements are provided by Jeffress Funeral Home, 2000 North Main Street, South Boston, VA.