James E. Brooks, 74, of Conyers, passed away on Sunday, January 28, 2018. James was born on December 4, 1943 to the late Claudia Mae and James Gilbert Brooks. He was a member of the Masonic Lodge and worked as master mechanic on heavy equipment all of his life. In 1968 he served in the army and later retired from A.S.C. Volvo of Atlanta. Survivors include his wife, Annie Joyce Colburn Brooks of Conyers; Sons James E. Brooks Jr. (Melissa) of Boxspring’s, David Bryant Brooks (Dawn) of Maulk; Daughters, Kay Ellen Schultz (Garth) of Martin, Ga, Judith Gail Vamadore of Canton, Rebecca Lynn Christman (John) of Cartersville, Rhonda Kay White of Conyers; sisters Rebecca Cox of Cartersville, Mary Ann Jones (Corky) of Woodstock; granddaughters; Elizabeth E. Cox of Cartersville, Amanda H. Cox of Calhoun; great-granddaughters, Athena Faye McCarvey, Casylnn Holcombe, and Rileigh Ferrell. A visitation will be on Wednesday, January 31, 2018 from 2-4 and 6-8 at Wages & Son’s Stone Mountain Chapel. A Graveside service will be held on Thursday, February 1, 2018 at 1 p.m. at Gresham, Cemetery.

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  1. He will be missed by all who knew him. He’s at rest and hurting anymore. God bless all his family and loved ones.

  2. I Love You Daddy, I Miss You!! You will be missed but not forgotten!! May you Rest In Peace now Dad!! Hugs and kisses Dad..

  3. Revelation 21:4
    And he will wipe out every tear from their eyes, and death will be no more, neither will mourning nor outcry nor pain be anymore. The former things have passed away.”

  4. I am so sorry for your loss. May God comfort your mourning hearts. I pray that you find comfort in Revelation 21:3-5. This scripture paints a picture of a world that is very different from what we see today. A world with no more sickness, pain or death…and it’s not a dream, it is a promise from God. He promises to reverse the effects of death and resurrect your precious one. You will never have to say a painful goodbye ever again!
    (John 11:11-14, 41-44; John 5:28, 29)

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