Ophelia (Simpson) Brooks, 88 of Slaughters, died Friday, July 15 at Colonial Terrace
Nursing Home in Sebree.
She was a native of Webster County and was the daughter of the late John and
Ethel (Hancock) Simpson.
She was a farmer and homemaker and a member of New Salem United Methodist
Church, Hanson Eastern Star and Madisonville Senior Citizens.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Dudley
Brooks in 1965; a brother, Houston Simpson and a sister, Marie Busch.
Survivors include a sister-in-law, Ruby Nell Simpson of Madisonville and several
nieces and nephews.
Funeral services were held Monday afternoon at 2:00 from Tompkins Funeral Home
Sebree Chapel with Pastor Greg Shannon officiating.
Burial was in Slaughters Cemetery.
The Sebree Banner
Sebree, Webster County, Kentucky
Thursday, July 21, 2005
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