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Irene Brooks, ERWIN

Published August 13th, 2011 9:18 pm

Irene Emma Webb Brooks, age 91, of Erwin, passed away Friday, August 12, 2011, at the Johnson City Medical Center.
She was a native of Erwin and a daughter of the late Forrest and Eva Mae Moore Webb. Irene was a member of Grace United Methodist Church.
Other than her parents, she is preceded in death by her first husband, Halbert Neblett; her second husband Charlie William Brooks; 3 Brothers Gordon, Aaron and Don Webb; and a Sister, Ruby Smith.
She leaves behind: Sons: Ronnie and wife, Nannie Webb, of Erwin, Luther and wife, June Neblett, of Greenfield, TN, George and wife, Donna Neblett, of Union City, TN, Carl Neblett, of Erwin, Louie and wife, Sandy Neblett, of Newport TN, Randy and wife, Debbie Brooks, of Newbern, VA; Daughters: Eva and husband, Wilton Capps, of Greenfield, TN, Sara and husband, Coy Armstrong, of Erwin, Hallie Neblett, of Greenfield, TN, Coretha and husband, Jim Lefler, of Charleston, SC; Brothers: Robert and wife, Wanda Webb, of Unicoi, Charlie and wife, Hazel Webb, of Erwin; Sisters: Naomi Ambrose, of Greensboro, NC, Joyce Cureton, of Roscoe, GA; 36 Grandchildren; 47 Great Grandchildren; 8 Great Great Grandchildren.
A funeral service will be held on Monday, August 15, 2011, at 1:00 PM in the Chapel of Valley Funeral Home. Reverend Garland James will officiate.
Visitation with the family will be held on Sunday, August 14, 2011, from 6:00 PM until 9 PM at Valley Funeral Home.
Graveside services will be held at 10:00 AM on Tuesday, August 16, 2011, at Mountain Home National Cemetery. Those attending the graveside service are asked to meet at the cemetery Tuesday morning for the 10:00 a.m. service. Grandsons will serve as active pallbearers.
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These arrangements are made especially for the family and friends of Irene Emma Webb Brooks through Valley Funeral Home, 1085 N. Main Ave., Erwin. 423-743-9187