Ronald Wayne Brooks, age 72, of the Greystone Community, passed away early Friday morning at Greeneville Community Hospital East.
He was a retired truck driver from H.T. Hackney after 42 years of service. He enjoyed riding motorcycles.
Survivors include his wife of 39 years: Betty Brooks; step-daughter and her husband: Nora and Michael Cooper; two grandchildren: David and Taylor Cooper; one sister and her husband: Darlene and George Marler; two brothers and their wives: Edward and Lois Akins, Gary and Mary Brooks; special brother-in-law: James Collins; several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents: Spurgeon and Rinda Brooks; one brother: Bobby Brooks; sister: Agnes Tarleton.
The family will receive friends at Doughty-Stevens Funeral Home on Monday from 6 – 8 p.m. The funeral service will follow visitation at 8 o’clock in the funeral home chapel. The Rev. Jerry Hopson will officiate.
Family and friends are asked to meet at Doughty-Stevens at 10:15 a.m. Tuesday to travel in procession to GreeneLawn Memory Gardens for the 11 a.m. committal service.
Pallbearers will be Allen Windwood, Allen Trantham, Carson Wallin, Brad Collins, and David Collins.