February 23, 1941 – February 23, 2019
Nellie B. Johnson Brooks, 78, of Valley, AL peacefully passed away Saturday, February 23, 2019 at her home. In addition to her parents, Omie and Geneva Johnson, she was preceded in death by her husband, James D. Brooks, I.
Nellie is survived by; son James D. Brooks II; daughter Cynthia D. Brooks and John Rose; and daughter Jessica J. Brooks & Carl A. Miley; brother, Floyd Johnson, Byron Johnson; sister, Joyce Heath, Gail Davis, Anita Traylor; brother, Larry Johnson, Jerry Johnson; sister, Jeanette Galloway, brother, Tony Johnson, Mike Johnson and Danny Johnson; grandchild, T.J. Stone, Jeannie D. Surowic, Vince Surowic, Savannah Tollerson, Olivia Rose, Jamie Legg, Haley Legg; great grandchild Blake Surowic and Makenzie Surowic.
The gathering of family and friends for will be held Saturday, March 2, 2019 from 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM at Striffler-Hamby Mortuary Chapel, LaGrange, Georgia.
The family would like to express the outstanding service of Chattahoochee Hospice and Gail and Charles Davis for their care and kindness.
In lieu of flowers, the family respectfully request that donations be made to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital. www.stjude.org in memory of Mrs. Nellie Brooks.
Arrangements are by Striffler-Hamby Mortuary, 1010 Mooty Bridge Road, LaGrange, GA 30240 (706) 884-8636. Those wishing to share a condolence or remembrance with the family may do so by visiting www.shlagrange.com.
- James D. Brooks II, Son
- Cynthia D. Brooks and John Rose, Daughter
- Jessica J. Brooks & Carl A. Miley, Daughter
- T.J. Stone, Grandchild
- Jeannene D. Surowic, Grandchild
- Vince Surowic, Grandchild
- Savannah Tollerson, Grandchild
- Olivia Rose, Grandchild
- Jamie Legg, Grandchild
- Haley Legg, Grandchild
- Blake Surowic, Great Grandchild
- Makenzie Surowic, Great Grandchild
- Floyd Johnson, Brother
- Byron Johnson, Brother
- Joyce Heath, Sister
- Gail Davis, Sister
- Larry Johnson, Brother
- Jerry Johnson, Brother
- Jeanette Galloway, Sister
- Tony Johnson, Brother
- Mike Johnson, Brother
- Danny Johnson, Brother
- The Gathering of Family and Friends Saturday, March 2, 2019
February 25, 2019
Cynthia and Jessica so sorry for your loss of your mother . Your mom and dad where great people very loving had a lot of good times at your house as a kid. They made the best breakfast ever . Love you both , Robin❤️