Striffler-Hamby Mortuary - LaGrange

1010 Mooty Bridge Road, LaGrange, GA


Joe T. Brooks

March 24, 1921August 25, 2020

Mr. Joe T. Brooks, Sr., 99, of LaGrange, GA passed away Tuesday, August 25, 2020 at Florence Hand Home.

Mr. Brooks was born in Randolph County, AL, son of the late Daniel N. Brooks and Evie Denham Brooks. He was employed with Callaway Mills and later with Milliken and Company before retiring. Mr. Brooks was a proud veteran of the U.S. Marines, serving in WWII. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Doris Fuller Brooks, son, Joe T. Brooks Jr., and a granddaughter, Angela McCullough.

Survivors include his daughter, Ruth (Danny) Butler; son, Danny (Judy) Brooks; daughter-in-law, Paulette Brooks; 11 grandchildren; 20 great grandchildren; 1 great great grandchild; and two sisters-in-law, Ruby Parker and Gladys Barfield.

A private memorial service will be held 2:00 P.M. Saturday, August 29, 2020 in Shadowlawn Cemetery.

Those wishing to share a condolence or remembrance with the family may do so by visiting www.shlagrange.com.

Arrangements are by Striffler-Hamby Mortuary, 1010 Mooty Bridge Road, LaGrange, GA 30240 (706) 884-8636


  • Private Memorial Service

    Saturday, August 29, 2020


Joe T. Brooks

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Jaurita Kelley-Weaver

August 27, 2020

My condolences on the passing of your Dad. Loved your Mom and Dad. Great memories of them at Fourth Ave Church of God. 🙏❤️

Marical Allen

August 26, 2020

Loved taking care of him, he always made me smile and laugh. Hearing his stories about when he was in the Marines. He will be dearly missed.

Paula Edwards

August 25, 2020

To The Family of Mr. Joe Brooks, I'm so sorry for your loss, my thoughts and prayers are with you.
Paula Edwards
Florence Hand Home Nurse

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