Ira Lee Brooks, 88, of Silsbee, Texas was granted his wings on, Monday, February 04, 2019.
Funeral services will be held Saturday, February 09, 2019 at New Bethel Baptist Church, 420 S. 10th St., Silsbee, Texas. Interment will be in Pleasant Hill Cemetery, Jasper, Texas. Visitation will begin at 8 a.m. until funeral time at 10 a.m at the church.
He was born and raised in Weirgate, Texas. He was a certified diesel mechanic with Roberts Tank Lines. He embraced the community with his sweet spirit and conversations.
He leaves to cherish his memories three children: Mary Brooks Dabney (Alton), Doris Brooks Cooper (Craig) and Rev./Coach Ira Gene Brooks (Irene); 8 grandchildren, 9 great-grandchildren; 2 sisters, and a host of other family and friends.
Proctor's Mortuary - Beaumont, is in charge of final arrangements, 3522 Washington Blvd. Beaumont, TX. 77705 (409) 840-2022 ". The guest book can be signed; words of comfort and condolences for the family can be left at www.proctorsmortuary.com.