Charles Theo “C. T.” Brooks, 85, of Greenville, passed away
on January 10, 2021 at Medical City Plano.
A funeral service will be held on Friday, January 15, 2021 at 2:00 p.m.
at Highland Terrace Baptist Church with Rev. John Foster officiating. Services are under the direction of
Coker-Mathews Funeral Home.
C. T. was born April 29, 1935 in Brewton, Alabama to Albert
Clayton Brooks. Following high school
graduation in Pensacola, Florida, he joined the Air Force and was stationed at
Barksdale AFB in Bossier City, LA. He
married Barbara Hagan on December 21, 1957 in Shreveport, Louisiana. Charles’ career took them to Florida, Japan,
Mississippi, Texas, Ohio, Nebraska and back to Japan. After his retiring from the military, they
moved to Greenville, Texas where he was employed by E-Systems (later Raytheon),
retiring in 1996.
Charles is survived by his wife, Barbara Brooks; daughter,
Karen Denise Brooks and John Boucher; son, Charles Kevin Brooks and wife,
Theresa Muller Brooks; grandsons, Ryan Thomas Wagner and Daniel Patrick Schlund
and granddaughter, Jennifer Muller; sisters, Nelda Mayo, Judy Kilcrease and
husband, Edward; and all his nieces, nephews and other relatives.
He is preceded in death by his parents and brothers, Albert
Felton Brooks, Leon Kenneth Brooks and Billy Earl Brooks.