Raymond Eugene Brooks, age 73 of Bethpage, passed away Thursday, January 13, 2022. Celebration of Life Service will be Sunday, January 30th at 4:00 p.m. in the chapel of Family Heritage Funeral Home. Visitation will be Sunday, January 30th from 1:00 p.m. until time of service at 4:00 p.m.
Mr. Brooks was born October 26, 1948 in Bethpage to the late Floyd Richard Brooks and Fannie Elizabeth Moss Brooks. In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by brothers, Floyd Brooks, Jr, James Brooks, Howard Brooks, Robert Brooks, Herman Brooks, and Larry Brooks; and sisters, Georgia B. Coker, Elizabeth Maratta, Marie Pryor, and Martha Hodges. Mr. Brooks is survived by son, Raymond Eugene Brooks, Jr of Hendersonville; daughter, Stacey Brooks of Monrovia, IN; brother, Melvin Brooks of Westmoreland; 5 grandchildren, Brandon Brooks (Mariam), Cortney Mitchell, Jacob Brooks, Sarah Brooks, and Dakota Brooks; and 4 great grandchildren, Ellah Brooks, Benjamin Brooks, Jeffery Thompson, and Elizabeth Grace Mefford. Mr. Brooks enjoyed pitching horseshoes and playing softball at a young age. Online condolences may be submitted at familyheritagefh.com. Family Heritage Funeral Home has been honored to assist the family.