Wilma Faye Lipscomb Brooks


Wilma Faye Lipscomb Brooks, 73, of 3875 Halifax Road, Roxboro, died Thursday afternoon, July 11, 2019 at her home.

Mrs. Brooks was born November 21, 1945, in Portsmouth, Va., daughter of the late Hudson Wallace and Eldorado Mangum Lipscomb and was wife of 55 years to Charles Frazier Brooks who survives. She was retired from Collins & Aikman Corp. and was a member of Rock Grove Baptist Church.

Surviving in addition to her husband are two sons, Mark Tracey Brooks and Wallace Frazier Brooks both of Roxboro; four grandchildren, Hudson Brooks, Emery Brooks, Hunter Brooks and Morgan Brooks Ellis; one great grandchild, Cayson Brooks; and two brothers, Billy Ray Lipscomb and Larry Lipscomb.

In addition to her parents, Mrs. Brooks is preceded in death by two sisters, Anna Lee Holt, Edna Flynn, and four brothers, Stanley Lipscomb, Carlton Lipscomb, Joe Lipscomb, and Linwood “Lin” Lipscomb.

A celebration of life will be conducted at 11 a.m. Monday, July 15, 2019 at Rock Grove Baptist Church with the Rev. Jimmy Pulliam officiating. Inurnment will follow in the Mill Creek Baptist Church Cemetery. The family will receive friends and guests at the cemetery after the service.

Arrangements are by Strickland and Jones Memorial Funeral Services, 1810 Durham, Road, Roxboro, NC 27573. Online condolences may be made at stricklandandjonesfs.com.


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