Bobby D. Brooks
5/19/1943 - 4/27/2021
||Coker-Mathews Funeral Home
5100 Interstate 30 (at US-69)
Greenville, TX 75402
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||Highland Terrace Baptist Church
3939 Joe Ramsey Blvd.
4/30/2021 from 10:00 A.M. - 11:00 A.M.
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Highland Terrace Baptist Church
3939 Joe Ramsey Blvd.
4/30/2021 at 11:00 A.M.
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Bobby D. Brooks 77, Lifetime resident
of Greenville Tx, passed away in his home surrounded by his family on the morning
of Tuesday April 27, 2021. A memorial service will be 11:00 A.M., Friday, April
30, 2021 at Highland Terrace Baptist Church with Dr. Chet Haney officiating.
Visitation will be 10:00 A.M. until service time at the church. Coker-Mathews
Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Bobby was a Christian, an ordained
deacon, and an active member of Highland Terrace Baptist
Church. Bobby was born May 19, 1943 to
Raymond & Faye Brooks.
Bobby attended Greenville Schools and
graduated from GHS CLASS of 1961. After graduation
attended ETSU in Commerce. Bobby
married Linda Frost on June 25,1966 at Park St Baptist Church. Bobby was
drafted for the Vietnam War December 1966. He served in the US ARMY.
While there received numerous awards
and honors, including 3 BRONZE STARS.
Bronze Stars: The Bronze
Star Medal is a United States
Armed Forces decoration
awarded to members of the United
States Armed Forces for
either heroic achievement, heroic
achievement, or meritorious service in a
Bobby returned to Greenville after Vietnam
and worked as an Outside Salesman for 50 years. At
Greenville Supply Co in Greenville TX
and then Green Supply in Frisco Tx.
Bobby is survived by his wife, Linda
Brooks of 54 years.
Bobby & Linda have two children, a
daughter Amy Brooks Robles & (George), and son
Aaron Brooks & (Michelle).
Bobby was blessed with five
grandchildren: Brooks Robles, Hunter Smith, Sophie Robles,
Garrett Brooks, and Rance Robles, Sister:
Luanne Goin (Carl)
Nephews: Allen Goin (Patti), Howard
Brooks (Kathy), and Larry Goin(Jennifer).
And Bobby’s beloved Molly B.
Bobby is preceded in death by: His
Parents, (Brother) George Brooks, (Sister-in-Law) Bonnie
Brooks, (Father-in-law) W.A.(Jack)
Frost, and (Mother-in-Law) Dorothy (Dottie) Frost.
In lieu of flowers,
you may make a donation to the ALZHEIMER’S FOUNDATION, www.alz.org