Donald

November 13, 1945 ~ April 9, 2022

Born in: Caneyville, KY
Resided in: Caneyville, KY

Donald Brooks, age 76 of Caneyville, passed away Saturday night, April 9th 2022 at his residence. Donald was born November 13th 1945 in Caneyville to the late Gladys Lewis Brooks and Leander Jack Brooks.

He loved the outdoors, enjoying hunting, gardening, and working on his public job with NRCS (Natural Resources Conservation Services). He loved helping farmers to better their farms. He was also very active in the Caneyville Community Club for approximately 40 years. Donald was a member of the Falls of Rough Baptist Church.

Donald leaves behind is wife of 55 years, Fran, one daughter, Jennifer and son-in-law, Wayne, two granddaughters, Fallon, and Lauren, two grandsons, Josh and Caleb and thirteen great-grandchildren. Also surviving are one sister, Emma Lois and three brothers, Buddy (Peggy), Raymond (Charlotte) and Ronald (Sandy). Also, three very special friends, Norman Parker, Jerry Dermitt and Jeremiah Parrigan “Frog”.

Funeral services will be held at 2:00 pm Thursday, April 14th 2022 at Caneyville Memorial Chapel in Caneyville with Bro. Roger Allen officiating. He will be laid to rest in New Hope Cemetery in Caneyville. Visitation will be held from 11:00 am until 8:00 pm on Wednesday and again from 9:00 am until service time Thursday at the funeral home.

Caneyville Memorial Chapel is both honored and privileged to be entrusted with the care of Mr. Brooks. Share your messages of condolences with the family of Donald Brooks and sign his virtual guestbook by visiting www.caneyvillememorial.com.

Services

Visitation: April 13, 2022 11:00 am - April 13, 2022 8:00 pm

Caneyville Memorial Chapel
201 East Maple Street P.O. Box 62
Caneyville, KY 42721


https://www.caneyvillememorial.com

Visitation: April 14, 2022 9:00 am - April 14, 2022 2:00 pm

Caneyville Memorial Chapel
201 East Maple Street P.O. Box 62
Caneyville, KY 42721


https://www.caneyvillememorial.com

Funeral: April 14, 2022 2:00 pm

Caneyville Memorial Chapel
201 East Maple Street P.O. Box 62
Caneyville, KY 42721


https://www.caneyvillememorial.com

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  1. Prayers for ALL. Donald was Always a Friend to the ones that was Fortunate to know him. Had s smile and kind words. May each onetake Comfort in knowing that HE now is resting Peacefully🙏🏼

  2. So sorry to hear of Donald’s passing. Graduated with him in 1964
    from Caneyville High. Prayers for the family.

  3. Been friends with Donald many years..graduated together 1964..he was always smiling..thankful he has no more pain. I am blessed to have been his friend.

  4. To the family of Donald Brooks. Prayers for peace and comfort in these hard days. May the Lod carry you through. Love and prayers Mr & Mrs E. E. McGhee

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