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Robert “Bobby” Lee Brooks Sr.

Robert “Bobby” Lee Brooks Sr. age 67 of Mena, Arkansas passed away Wednesday, June 26, 2019 in Mena, Arkansas.

Bobby was born on December 29, 1951 in Fresno, California to the late Jesse Brooks and the late Otho Lee Eads Brooks.  He was married to the love of his life for 48 wonderful years Pam Walston Brooks. They were best friends and co-dependent on each other.  Bobby dearly adored his girls they were the highlights of his life.  He was a devoted family man that dearly loved and enjoyed his family. Bobby also enjoyed fishing and hunting with family and friends. He was a loving and dedicated husband, father, grandfather, great-grandfather, brother-in-law, uncle and friend to all who knew him.  Bobby will be dearly missed by all.

He is survived by his wife, Pam Brooks of Mena, Arkansas; son, Robert “Bobby” Lee Brooks, Jr. and wife Staci of Mena, Arkansas; daughter, Sherri Hines and husband Robby of Mena, Arkansas; grandchildren:  Jared Brooks and wife Tiffany of Dardanelle, Arkansas, Lexi Brooks of Mena, Arkansas, Brooke Hines and Emmi Hines of Mena, Arkansas; great-grandchildren:  Whitleigh and Avery Brooks of Dardanelle, Arkansas; sisters:  Patty McGee and husband Gerald of Mena, Arkansas, Sharon Smith and husband Pete of Mena, Arkansas, Etta Cottman and husband Doug of Mena, Arkansas,  Tammy Pringle and husband Graham of Mena, Arkansas; sisters-in-law:  Sherry Warren and Paula Ashley; brother-in-law, Monty Warren; nieces and nephews:  Cathy Roberts and husband Shannon of Fort Smith, Arkansas, Michael Warren of Mena, Arkansas,  Tonya Griffiths and husband Brandon of Van Buren, Arkansas, Brad Ashley and wife Mandy of Houston, Texas, Terry McGee, Shannon Johnson, and Christy Spears

He was preceded in death by his parents, Jesse and Otho Lee Brooks; sisters: Carol Spears and Jeanie Little; brothers-in-law and dear friends: Bill Walston, Danny Walston, Tommy Ashley, and Charlie Spears; niece and nephew, Shelly Miller and James Jesse McGee.

Funeral service was Saturday, June 29, 2019 at 10:00 a.m. at Beasley-Wood Chapel with Brother Curtis Cox officiating. Interment followed in the Pinecrest Memorial Park under the direction of the Beasley Wood Funeral Home of Mena.

Pallbearers were Dean Terrell, Brent Gorden, Monty Warren, Shannon Roberts, Sam Shippey and Mitch Sikes.

In lieu of visitation, the family will be accepting friends at the home of Pam and Bobby Brooks.

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