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Odis Vaughn Brooks

February 23, 1926 October 20, 2018
Odis Vaughn Brooks
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Obituary for Odis Vaughn Brooks

Odis V. Brooks, 92, of Aberdeen, MD passed away Saturday morning at Citizens Care & Rehabilitation Center of Havre de Grace, MD. He was the husband of Lillian M. Brooks. Odis was born in Sparta, NC on February 23, 1926 to Andrew A. & Carrie E. (Williams) Brooks.
Mr. Brooks served in the U.S. Army in Japan during World War II. After moving to Harford County, Mr. Brooks worked at Martin Marieta in Baltimore County, and Bata Shoe Company in Aberdeen, MD. He worked as a heavy equipment mechanic at Aberdeen Proving Ground. He attended Oak Grove Baptist church for 35 years.
Being gifted in carpentry, Mr. Brooks used his skills to build his own home and motor home. He played the banjo and appreciated blue grass music.
Odis is survived by his wife, Lillian M. Brooks of Aberdeen; daughter Judith E. Stout and husband David of Aberdeen; Douglas V. Brooks and wife Jane of Aberdeen; son, Dennis R. Brooks of Holtwood, PA and daughter Dorinda F. Brooks of Aberdeen. Also surviving is a sister, Lois Brooks of Sparta, NC, and seven grandchildren: Trina, Ansel and husband Mike, Rebecca Stewart and husband Michael, Drew, Kevin, Sheri Lynn, Colin and Summer Brooks.
A visitation will be held for Mr. Brooks at the Tarring-Cargo Funeral Home on Thursday, October 25 from 9-10 am, followed immediately by a funeral service at 10 am. Interment will follow the service at Harford Memorial Gardens in Aberdeen, MD.
In lieu of flowers, contributions can be made to Oak Grove Baptist Church, 2106 Churchville Road, Bel Air, MD 21015, or the Alzheimer’s Association at www.ALZ.org/Maryland/donate.


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Visitation

Thursday

25

Oct

9:00 AM 10/25/2018 9:00:00 AM - 10:00 AM 10/25/2018 10:00:00 AM
Tarring-Cargo Funeral Home

333 S Parke St.
Aberdeen, MD 21001

Tarring-Cargo Funeral Home
333 S Parke St. Aberdeen 21001 MD
United States

Service

Thursday

25

Oct

10:00 AM 10/25/2018 10:00:00 AM
Tarring-Cargo Funeral Home

333 S Parke St.
Aberdeen, MD 21001

Tarring-Cargo Funeral Home
333 S Parke St. Aberdeen 21001 MD
United States

Cemetery Details

Location

Harford Memorial Gardens Final Resting Place

3839 Aldino Road
Aberdeen, MD 21001

3839 Aldino Road Aberdeen 21001 MD
United States

Memorial Contribution

Alzheimer's Association

P.O. Box 96011
Washington, D.C.

Oak Grove Baptist Church

2106 Churchville Rd.
BelAir, MD 21015
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