The funeral service will be conducted at 1:00 P.M., Tuesday, November 11, 2014 at Oglethorpe Funeral Chapel, Inc., 607 Kaigler Street, Oglethorpe, Georgia. Interment will follow in Hopewell Independent Church Cemetery, Rupert, Macon County, Georgia.
Theresa Dean Clark Brooks was born August 19, 1960 to Mary Alice Lewis and the late Samuel Pope in Americus, Sumter County, Georgia. She was educated in the public school system of Americus, Georgia. After many dedicated years of service, she retired as a Homemaker.
She was preceded in death by her father, Samuel Pope; husband, Aldean Brooks; stepson, Cary Fredrick; mother-in-law and father-in-law, Ollie Kate Brooks and Marvin Brooks; brother, Albert Fredrick; and aunts and uncles, Silas Bishop, Paul Bishop, Joe Tom Bishop and Hershel Bishop, preceded her in death.
She is survived by her three loving and devoted children, Aldean Clark (Sakema), Eric Brooks, all of Perry, Georgia, and Adrian Brooks (Janice), Oglethorpe, Georgia; four loving grandchildren, Jarkea Oliver, Natasia Brooks, Caniya Ellis and Samari Brooks; one great grandson, Demarqus Ellison; eight stepchildren, Eric Hughey, Ideal, Georgia, Aldean Brooks, Decatur, Georgia, Cathy Carter (Johnny), Conyers, Georgia, Timothy Fredrick (Cannon), Andersonville, Georgia, Tammy Watts, Americus, Georgia, Gregory Fredrick, Warner Robins, Georgia, Keith Fredrick (Pam), Americus, Georgia and Andre Bailey (Diane), Ideal, Georgia; siblings, Sharon Lewis, Cheri Lewis, Rothman Lewis, all of Americus, Georgia, Michael Lewis, Essie Lewis (Tonya), all of Columbus, Georgia, Lional Lewis, Newark, New Jersey, Alonzo Lewis, Americus, Georgia, Henry Lee Pope, Rochester, New York, Bernice Brown, Atlanta, Georgia, Tony Pope, McDuffie, Georgia, James Pope, Walter Lee Pope, both of Americus, Georgia, Thomas Pope, Atlanta, Georgia, Sandra Harris (Dwight), Shirley Hoston, Carolyn Hoston, Sarah Hoston, and George Hoston (Louise), all of Americus, Georgia; aunts and uncles, Henry Fredrick (Gloria), Mary Lee Bliss, all of Macon, Georgia, Annie Ruth Mann, Matherlene Bruce (Joe), Della Mae Lewis, Betty Joe Prince (Willie), Annie Nelson (William), all of Americus, Georgia, Emroe Bishop, Jr., Leslie, Georgia, Freddie Bishop (Joann) and Carrie Williams, all of Americus, Georgia; a host of beloved nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.