Linda Faye Brooks was born June 27, 1950 in Cawthorne, TX to Ida Mae Watson and James Burkley Moore, Sr. She made her life transition on Thursday, April 14, 2016 at Mainland Medical Center Hospital in Texas City, TX. She was a wonderful mother, grandmother, sister and friend. She gave her life to the Lord and has been a member of the Greater Mount Gilead Missionary Baptist Church for decades. She was very active in many Ministries in the Church. She was an Administrative Secretary and retired from UTMB.
She is preceded in death by her parents; brother, James Burkley Moore, Jr.; husband, Rush Brooks, Jr.
She is survived by her children, Otis (Sheila) Moore, Tina McAfee, Netobia (Larry) Taylor, Terrin Brooks; siblings, Eddie Brooks (William), Gloria (Boyce) Morris, Isaac Moore, Danny (Deloris) Moore, Harold (La Wanda) Moore and Paulette Day; grandchildren, Robert, Terry, Noble, Terrance, Jasmine, Destine, Tae’la, Otis, Jr., Kennisha, Dominique, Courtney, Trinity, Lauren, Waylen and Nalia; 17 great grandchildren; in-laws, Robert Brooks and Thelma Penson and many other relatives and friends.
A public viewing will begin Saturday at 10:00 AM followed by A Celebration of Her Life at 11:00 AM. Both services will be held at Mt. Gilead Baptist Church 3506 N 1/2 Galveston, TX 77550. Condolences may be sent to Bay Area Funeral Directors 5410 FM 1765 Texas City, TX 77591.