Peggy June Brooks, age 69 of Manila, widow of Jimmy D. Brooks, died Monday, Jan. 24, 2011, at her home. Born at Keiser she was the daughter of the late Otis and Mildred Crawford Bowman and had been a longtime Manila area resident. She was retired from American Greetings in Osceola and had been a longtime member of the Bethany Baptist Church in Manila.
In addition to her parents and husband she was preceded in death by two brothers, Charles Bowman and Gary Bowman.
She is survived by her son, Jimmy L. Brooks of Manila;
her daughter, Shelly Henderson of Manila; four brothers, Don Bowman of Osceola, Bill Bowman of earcy,
Steve Bowman of Leachville Wayne Bowman of Mississippi; and a sister, Shirley Sammons of Manila. She also leaves three grandchildren, Jennifer Miller, Tucker Miller, and Jimma Brooks.
Funeral service will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday, Jan. 27, at the Howard Funeral Service Chapel in Manila with Rev. William Piercy officiating. Burial will be in Manila Cemetery. The family will receive visitors Wednesday evening from 6-8 p.m. at the funeral home.
Pallbearers are Brian Lee, Kenneth Johnson, Bill Yarbro, James Skinner, Larry Williams and Kelly Fields. Honorary pallbearers include Colton Bice.
View the online guest register and video tribute at www.HowardFuneral Service.com