Leon Brooks, 81 of Morgantown, Kentucky passed away Wednesday September 12, 2018 at the Medical Center in Bowling Green, KY. Leon was born Tuesday July 6, 1937 in Butler County, Kentucky to the late Jasper and Myrtle Embry Brooks. He was a member of Barnetts Lick Missionary Baptist Church, a 50 year member of Banock Masonic Lodge #824 and he retired from the Kentucky Department for National Resources. Other than his parents he is preceded in death by two sisters Mildred Dockery and Ruby Mitchell and 4 brothers Eugene, Randall, Richard and Jesse "Norman" Brooks.
Leon Brooks is survived by his wife Deronda Lindsey Brooks of Morgantown, KY; one son Timothy Lee Brooks and wife Cindy of Morgantown, KY; two grandchildren Seth Tyler Brooks and wife Ashlie and Raven Elizabeth Clemmons and husband Kacy of Bowling Green, KY; four great grandchildren Caylee and Carter Ausbrooks, Parker Nation and Bo Brooks and several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be held at the Jones Funeral Chapel Saturday September 15, 2018 at 11:00 am with Bro. Gary Embry and Bro. Buster Jordan officiating. Burial will be in Chapel Union Cemetery. Visitation will be held on Friday September 14, 2018 from 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm with Masonic services conducted by Banock Masonic Lodge #824 at 7:00pm. Visitation on Saturday 9:00 am until funeral time at 11:00 am at the Jones Funeral Chapel. Please share any photos, memories, condolences or light a candle in memory of Leon at www.jonesfuneralchapel.com