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Obituary of Rebecca Brady "Becky" Ann Brooks
Her Faith in God was first in her life, followed by the love of her life, Gyles and God's gift of her children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Rebecca "Becky" Brady Brooks, 83, of Siler City went to her Heavenly home on Sunday, June 9, 2019 at UNC Hospice, Pittsboro.
Mrs. Brooks was born in Chatham County on February 20, 1936 the daughter of Jesse David and Hazel (Stanley) Brady. She attended Asheboro Business College and had worked at Boling Chair, and retired as an administrative assistant from Dixie Poultry. In retirement Becky worked with Chatham County Schools as a substitute teacher. Becky was a lifelong member of the Siler City Pentecostal Holiness Church, the Senior Adult Sunday School Class and the church choir. She had served as church pianist. She was the granddaughter of George W. Stanley who organized the church. Becky was a gifted vocalist and willingly shared her talents, touching countless hearts. This love of music was continued with her family.
Becky maintained a personal card ministry, bringing cheer to others. She never met a stranger and enjoyed working with flowers. Becky had a special place in her heart for pilots.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Gyles Brooks; her parents; sister, Carole Langley.
She is survived by daughter: Rhonda B. Wilkie and husband, Barry of Siler City; son: Alan G. Brooks and wife, Carole of Kernersville; sister: Brenda B. Ward and husband, Paul of Siler City; brother: Hank Brady and wife, Dianne of Sparta; grandchildren, Dustin Wilkie and wife, Jessica Drew Wilkie and wife, Leslie, Lance Wilkie and wife, Caprice, Bridgette Brooks and husband, Walter, Skye B. Hurlocker and husband, Matt, Monika Brooks; and six great grandchildren.
The family will receive friends Tuesday, June 11, 2019 from 6:00 - 8:00 PM at Smith & Buckner Funeral Home, 230 North Second Avenue, Siler City and other times at the family home. The family will also receive friends Wednesday following the service in the church Sanctuary. The funeral will be Wednesday, June 12, 2019 at 2:00 PM at Siler City Pentecostal Holiness Church, 17475 US 64 W, Siler City with Pastor Mark Richardson and Pastor Garry Yeatts officiating. A private burial will be in Chatham Memorial Park, Siler City.
Memorials may be made to Siler City Pentecostal Holiness Church, 17475 US 64 W, Siler City, NC 27344.
The family wishes to extend a special thank-you to Becky's caregivers and UNC Hospice, Pittsboro.
Online condolences may be made at www.pughfuneralhome.com.