OBITUARY

Lovie Carrie Coffey Brooks

February 20, 1924July 18, 2013
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Stuarts Draft Lovie Carrie (Coffey) Brooks, 89 years young, passed away on Thursday July 18, 2013 at Avante of Waynesboro. Mrs. Brooks was born on February 20, 1924 in Love, VA and was a daughter of the late Andrew and Ethel Coffey. Lovie was a longtime member of Blue Ridge Christian Church. She was dearly devoted to her children, grandchildren, and many others. Lovie retired from Dupont and enjoyed her huge vegetable garden, flowers, yard work and going to Clearwater, Florida on vacation. Lovie was preceded in death by her husband of 67 years Lawrence E. “Pete” Brooks. Together with her husband, they had two children, Lawrence E. “Larry” Brooks, who preceded her in death on October 14, 1998, and a daughter, Angel B. Lowery and husband Jackie who survives. In addition to her daughter, Mrs. Brooks is survived by her loving grandchildren, who knew her as “Mamie”, Travis Brooks, Lindsey Megginson and fiancé David Coffey, Megan Lowery and boyfriend Jake Peeling, Sherri Mayo, Chad Brooks and wife Erin; three great-grandchildren, Courtney, Cooper, Kennedy; and numerous nieces and nephews. She is also survived by her close friends, Ann Hughes, Heber Coffey, Ruby Kestner, and her caregiver Pat Halloway. She was the eldest of six children, Shirley Cushard and Margaret Cummings who survive and Elwood “Jimmy” Coffey, Hazel German and Bill Coffey who preceded her in death. She was also preceded in death by her grandson-in-law, Matthew Megginson. Funeral services will be conducted on Tuesday July 23, 2013 at 11 AM at the Waynesboro Chapel of Reynolds Hamrick Funeral Homes with Pastor Todd Brown officiating. Burial will follow at Augusta Memorial Park. The family will receive friends on Monday evening from 6 until 8 PM at the funeral home. Active pallbearers for the service will be Scott German, Rodney German, Greg Coffey, Jeff Gustkey, Chad Brooks, Travis Brooks, David Coffey and Jake Peeling. Those wishing may share a memory or an online condolence by visiting www.reynoldshamrickfuneralhomes.com Arrangements entrusted to the Waynesboro Chapel of Reynolds Hamrick Funeral Homes.

Services

  • Funeral Service Tuesday, July 23, 2013
  • Visitation Monday, July 22, 2013
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Lovie Carrie Coffey Brooks

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Brenda McMaster

July 24, 2013

Angel & all the family, just learned of Lovie's final journey home. Such sad news for us on earth, but Heaven gained a wonderful angel! we will be keeping all in our thoughts and prayers! Many hugs & lots of love to each of you. Brenda (Coffey) McMaster and family. Love you!!

Cliff & Andrea Coffey

July 23, 2013

Your family is in our thoughts and prayers.

Shanna Allen

July 22, 2013

Dear Angel and family, We are deeply saddened by the loss of your mom. Please know that you all will be in our thoughts and prayers. We love you.

July 22, 2013

Our thoughts and prayers are with you and the family. Take comfort in our Heavenly Father that he has join Lovie with Pete and the rest of her loved ones. I know they are having a joyous time. I have many great memories with vacations to Florida and visiting. Love Connie and Mark Day

Patricia Holloway

July 22, 2013

Miss u Lovie so glad no more suffering. Your home now!

Jeralyn Coffey

July 22, 2013

On to the big party in the sky. What a wonderful reunion and party we must be missing as those who now watch over us here gather to rejoice together and hold a long awaited party.

Joey Mooneyham

July 21, 2013

Angel and family, I know you all will miss Mamie, please take comfort in the all the good memories that you have of her. You guys now have one more special angel watching over you. thoughts and prayers. Joey Niki and Sarah Mooneyham

Bucky & Kathy Robertson

July 21, 2013

Angel So sad to hear this, Our Thoughts and Prayers are with you all

PAT HOLLOWAY

July 21, 2013

PRAYERS ARE GOING OUT ALL OVER FOR YOUR FAMILY. I'M SO SORRY FOR YOUR LOST, AND MINE TOO, I LOVED HER VERY MUCH. SO LOVED ALL OF YOU VERY MUCH. I KNOW WORDS CAN'T REALLY EXPRESS HOW MUCH WE WILL ALL MISS HER BUT DO TAKE COMFORT IN KNOWING SHE'S IN A BEAUTIFUL PLACE NOW, SHE'S HOME. NO MORE SUFFERING. IF YOU NEED ANYTHING AT ALL ANY OF YOU I'M JUST A CALL AWAY. LOVE YOU ALL. PAT

Darrell, Tammy & Kaitlyn

July 20, 2013

Our thoughts and prayers are with you in your time of grief. May your memories bring you comfort.