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(1871 - August 3, 1938)
August 11, 1938
Mother of Local Man Dies in Lusk
Mrs. Lillie Brooks, mother of George T. Brooks, proprietor of the Style Shop of Douglas, died at her home in Lusk Wednesday afternoon, August 3. Besides her son she is survived by her husband and two sisters, one living at Billings and one in South Dakota. Mr. and Mrs. Brooks were in Lusk for the funeral services Friday.
---Douglas Budget, Aug. 11, 1938
The Lusk Herald
August 11, 1938
Mrs. George Brooks Buried Friday
Mrs. Lillie Francis Brooks, 67, wife of George Brooks passed away at her home in Lusk, Wednesday, August 3 from an attack of apoplexy.
The deceased had been in poor health for a long time and death came as a relief from suffering.
Funeral services were held from the church of Good on Friday.
Music was furnished by F. B. Kuns, Wm. Sherk, Mrs. Humphreys and Mrs. Seikert with Mrs. J.P. Watson presiding at the piano.
Burial was made in the Lusk cemetery with the Peet Mortuary in charge.
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