Robert Daniel Brooks of Anna’s Retreat died on Dec. 18 at this residence. He was 79 years old.
He is survived by his wife, Claudina “Clad” Marianne Brooks; sons: Vincent “Ashanti,” Faustin “Atam,” Jean “John” and Marcellin Brooks; daughters: Wenceslas “Wency” Smith, Oliva Brooks and Chantal Brooks; grandchildren: Nathalie Potter and Jose Camacho Jr., Kwame, Terique and Chanique Smith, Brandon, Jason and Darrah Hinton, Janea and Torian Brooks, Tianna, Amelia and Maliik Brooks, JahReese, JahPaul and JahVince; great grandchildren: Kemoi and Kaleena Potter, Taevon Hinton, Alexis Prentice, Terrique Jr. Tyrique, Taariq, Tyrece and Kalishia Smith; adopted grandson, Darius Smith.
He is also survived by sons-in-law: Winston Smith and Warren Penny; daughters-in-law: Monica Brooks, Gwendolyn Brooks, Lisa Babcock and Patricia Potter; sister, Josette “Jojo” Brooks Hamelet; sisters-in-law: Cervice Barrot, Armel, Elcia and Vutah Richardson, Valentine and Linda George; brothers-in-law: Henry and Luden “Tonton” George; special sister-in-law, Vaple “Joan” George; many nieces and nephews; and many other relatives and friends too numerous to mention.
The first viewing will be held from 4-6 p.m. on Sunday, Jan. 8, at Davis Funeral Home Chapel. The second viewing will be held at 9 a.m. followed by a funeral service at 10 a.m. on Monday, Jan. 9, at Philadelphia Seventh-day Adventist Church. Interment will be in Eastern Cemetery.
All arrangements are by Davis Funeral Home, 774-1464.