Tifton Gazette


January 16, 2014

Troy Nyles Brooks

ASHBURN — Funeral Services for Troy Nyles Brooks, 82, of Ashburn will be held at 3 p.m. Saturday at Perry Funeral Chapel with burial to follow at Rose Hill Cemetery. Mr. Brooks died Wednesday, Jan. 15, 2014 at his residence. The family will receive friends Saturday from 1:30 p.m. until time of services at the funeral home.

Mr. Brooks was born in Turner County,  the son of the late Ira L. and Pearlie Vitula “Tula” Hall Brooks. He was a retired salesman for Procter and Gamble for over thirty years.

He had served in the U. S. Air Force during the Korean War and was a member of Bethel Baptist Church.

He enjoyed playing Golf at Forest Lakes Country Club of which he was a member, and keeping his yards in pristine condition. He had been a resident of Mobile, Ala. for a long number of years before moving back to Ashburn in March of 2004.

Survivors include his wife Marjorie Hardy Brooks of Ashburn; children, Steven N. (Teri) Brooks of Davidson, N. C., Troy Buren (Wendy) Brooks of Covington, Marcia B. (Bruce) Krutel of El Granada, Calif.; grandchildren, Lila Meyer of Portland, Ore., Lily Krutel, Oakland, Calif., Lea Krutel of Pescadero, Calif., Steven “Mick” Brooks, Todd Brooks, Margaret “Meg” Brooks, all of Davidson, N. C., Andrew “Drew” Brooks of Athens and Delanie Brooks of Covington; and his great-granddaughter, Ilana Meyer of Portland, Ore.

You may sign the online guest book and share your special condolences and memories with the family by visiting www.perryfuneralchapel.com. Perry Funeral Chapel is in charge of arrangements.

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