Nettie Greene Brooks

Nettie Greene Brooks

Nettie Greene Brooks, 85, of Millers Creek passed away Monday, Sept. 14, 2020, at Ashe Assisted Living and Memory Care.

Graveside services were held at 11 a.m. Thursday, Sept. 17, 2020, at Pleasant Home Baptist Church Cemetery with Pastor Joey Moore and Rev. Dean Crane officiating.

Mrs. Brooks was born Nov. 13, 1934, in Wilkes County to Gurnie N. and Dollie Church Greene. She was a member of Pleasant Home Baptist Church. She retired after 25 years of service at Ithaca Industries. She loved work, home and family.

She was preceded in death by her parents; a daughter, Phyllis Brooks Whittington; two sisters, Rita Martin and Marie Pilkenton; and two brothers, Garis Greene and John Greene.

She is survived by two sons, Michael Brooks and wife, Sparey, and Mark Brooks and wife, Ramona, both of Millers Creek; six grandchildren, Shaun M. Brooks and wife, Abbye, Crystal Brooks Williams, Hope Brooks Carter and husband, Corey, Morgan Brooks-Sprinkle and husband, Junior, Rachel Brooks Absher and husband, Logan, and Marshall E. Brooks; nine great-grandchildren; two sisters, Novella Christenbury of Wilkesboro and Genevieve Pilkington of Millers Creek; one brother; Lonnie Greene of Morristown, Tenn.; a sister-in-law; Barbara Jean Greene of Purlear; and numerous nieces and nephews.

Flowers will be accepted. Online condolences may be made at

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