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Obituary for Kathleen (Velette) Brooks Kathleen (Velette) Brooks
Nurse's Aide Was White Sulphur Springs Native

Kathleen (Velette) Brooks, 57, passed away June 9, 2018 at Greenbrier Valley Medical Center.

She was born November 18, 1960 in White Sulphur Springs, West Virginia to James and Marie Lafon Brooks of Organ Cave.

Velette was employed at GVMC for 36 years as a nurse's aide. Her passion was caring for others.

She has a heart of gold and will be missed by many. Her favorite holiday was Christmas and she would start counting down the days in July. She loved the State Fair.

She was of the Pentecostal faith.

She enjoyed time with her son, Jeremy. They enjoyed going shopping, to movies, and her favorite was bowling together.

She is preceded in death by her husband, Bobby; parents, James and Marie; in-laws, Roy and Bertie Brooks; grandparents, Kathleen and Leonard Lafon and Garnette and Marshall Brooks.

Survivors include her son, Jeremy of Organ Cave; sister, Cynthia (Craig) May of Organ Cave; nephews, Anthony and Cory May; special great niece, Emma May; numerous aunts, uncles, and cousins.

Visitation will be Tuesday, June 12, 2018 from 6:00 - 8:00 p.m. at Wallace and Wallace Funeral Home in Lewisburg.

Funeral services will be Wednesday, June 13, 2018 at 1:00 p.m. at Wallace & Wallace Funeral Home in Lewisburg with Rev Kenny Baker and Pastor James Kite officiating. Burial will follow at Salem Cemetery at Organ Cave.

Pallbearers will be Andrew Brooks, Anthony May, Cory May, Joey Jones, Jimmy White, Dicky Roberts, and alternate, Craig May.