Obituary for Blanche Brooks (Padgett)
Blanche Captola Padgett Brooks peacefully left this earth on June 9, 2017 at the age of 97. She was born to George and Mary Padgett in Mineola, Texas on February 22, 1920. She was preceded in death by parents, husband Marvin Brooks and sisters Lorraine Sullivan and Voreece Cowen.
She is survived by daughters, Wilma Sims of Lubbock and Kay Wilson of Birmingham, AL; sister, Gay Nell Eagerton of Mineola; six grandchildren, seven great grandchildren and one great great grandchild.
Visitation will be held on Sunday, June 11th, 2017 from 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm at First Baptist Church in Mineola. Funeral Services will be held on Sunday, June 11th, 2017 at First Baptist Church, 204 N. Johnson St. Mineola, Texas 75773 at 3:00 pm, Dr. Mark Neeley conducting, Interment will follow at Cedar Memorial Gardens in Mineola, with Michael Sims, Mack Wilson, Greg Cowan, Damon West, Mike Baker, J.J, Coughlin serving as pallbearers.