Elizabeth Jane Brooks, 38, passed away at her home on June 27, 2013. Jane was born on Jan. 20, 1975, in Henderson to Reuben J. and Helen Page Brooks. She graduated from Henderson High School in 1995. Jane was a joy to so many people and the lives she touched in her short life are immeasurable. Jane loved participating in the Special Olympics and working at the Andrews Center when she was younger. In later years, she found much happiness in traveling, painting, swimming and spending time with friends and family.
She was preceded in death by her grandparents, A.B. and Hazel Page, Mattie Brooks Williams and Rube Brooks; aunt, Joyce Carter; and uncles, A.B Page Jr. and Henry Page.
Jane is survived by her parents, R.J. and Helen Brooks, of Canton; sister and brother-in-law, Paige and Chris Sanders, of Canton; niece, Torri Sanders, of Dallas; nephew, Chase Sanders, of Nacogdoches; aunts, Martha Gilliam, of Bolivar, Mo., JoAnn TiIlison, of Henderson, Maude Page and Marie Page, of Lafayette, La,; aunt and uncle, Juanita and Benny Andrepont, of Opelousas, La., and uncle, Ron Carter, of Garland. She is also survived by many cousins, including her absolute favorite, Scott Andrepont, of Opelousas, La.
Services will be at 2 p.m. June 29, 2013, at Rader Funeral Home in Henderson with Caroll Blanton officiating. Visitation will be held from 1 p.m. to service time. Private family interment will be in Liberty Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Brooks Family Scholarship, Tatum Ex-Student Association, P.O. Box 975, Tatum, 75691.
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Published in Tyler Morning Telegraph on June 28, 2013