Irma L. Brooks, 83

JUNE 20, 1929-DEC. 16, 2012

February 19, 2013

Irma Louise O'Kain Brooks, 83, of Dove Lane, Falling Waters, W.Va., died Sunday, Dec. 16, 2012, at her daughter’s home in Spencer, Ind.

Born June 20, 1929, in Nashville, Tenn., she was the only daughter of the late William Wrenyard O’Kain and Louise O’Kain Fox.

She retired from Review & Herald Publishing.

She was a member of the Hagerstown Seventh-day Adventist Church, where she served in various capacities, such as church clerk, deaconess and children’s Sabbath school leader.

She is survived by her two daughters, Karen T.A.B. Hansen of Nashville, Tenn., and Lutricia L.B. Whitlow of Spencer; six granddaughters; and 13 great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husband of 60 years, Raymond E. Brooks; one son, Daniel R.E. Brooks Jr.; and both brothers, Charles O’Kain and Jerry O’Kain.

A memorial service will be Saturday, Feb. 23, 2013, at 2 p.m. at Hagerstown Seventh-day Adventist Church. Pastor Rick Remmers will officiate.

Internment services will be Monday, Feb. 25, 2013, at 10 a.m. at Greenlawn Cemetery, Williamsport, Md.
The family will receive friends Saturday from 1 to 2 p.m. at the church.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Hagerstown Seventh-day Adventist Church, 11507 Robinwood Drive, Hagerstown, MD 21742; Review & Herald Publishing Association, Subscription Department, 55 W. Oak Ridge Drive, Hagerstown, MD 21740; or Three Angels Broadcasting Network, P.O. Box 220, West Frankfort, IL 62896.

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