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“I am so sorry for the loss of your family member. In a search for family ancestry, I looked up the name Delbert Brooks from the 1800's. I came across...Read More »
1 of 104 | Posted by: Tina R. Fairchild - Albany, OH

“Dale and Kay, we add our prayers for your family to many others. ”
2 of 104 | Posted by: Charles and Freda Christian - AR

“I'm not quite sure how to say this; you made it exrtmeley easy for me! ”
3 of 104 | Posted by: Abi - BUVSZFeTjglaPG, DC

“Dale,Kay and family, I wanted to tell you how sorry I was to hear of Delbert's passing. Our thoughts and prayers are with you.. God's Blessings are...Read More »
4 of 104 | Posted by: Valerie Odom Brackman - Friend

“Jada, children, and family, We are so sorry for your loss. You are in our prayers. ”
5 of 104 | Posted by: Ashlee Roberts - Bald Knob, AR

“Jada, Bethany, Branson, and Britain AND Dale, Kay, and Delores---Joe and I are so very sorry for your loss. Each of your hearts now has a wound that...Read More »
6 of 104 | Posted by: Natasha (Thacker) Richmond - AR

“Dale,Kay,Jada and family, I am so sorry about Delbert. You are all in my prayers. ”
7 of 104 | Posted by: Jolene (Washam) Boggs - Searcy, AR

“I remember Delbert and Jada when they were 8th graders. Delbert was such a pretty kid and such a sweet disposition. Bobby has known, done business...Read More »
8 of 104 | Posted by: Bob & Frances Clark - Searcy, AR

“Dear Jada so sorry for ur loss u and your children r in my prays my heart breaks for all of ya but ur 13 yr old takes me back when i was 13 i lost my...Read More »
9 of 104 | Posted by: Angela (Brown) Schmidt - Friend

“Oh Jada, I was so sad to see the news about Delbert today. I pray that God will ease your pain and comfort both you and your children. ”
10 of 104 | Posted by: Laura (Kircher) Hays - Benton, AR

“He was one of the good ones. He will be deeply missed and fondly remembered by all who knew him. ”
11 of 104 | Posted by: Billy Burns - Bald Knob, AR

“We are so sorry for your loss. May God give you strenght for the days and months ahead! Love and Prayers to all the family. ”
12 of 104 | Posted by: Ronnie and Carolyn Pierce - AR

“IM very sorry for your loss!! My family sends out love and prayers!! May God lift you up and give you peace!! ”
13 of 104 | Posted by: Stephanie Roberson underwood

“Jada and children, Regina,and Gail and the entire Brooks Family~ So sorry for your loss~ "A Bright light has surely been dimmed" ”
14 of 104 | Posted by: Patti Woodell - Friend

“My prayers are with you all at this time. May God hold you close in His arms and heart. ”
15 of 104 | Posted by: Donny and Deb Gatewood

“Praying or you Jada and family. It was obvious the love you had or each other. He was a great person, hubby, dad, uncle and friend. ”
16 of 104 | Posted by: Ricky & Amy (Muckelberg) Henry - AR

“Delbert, you will be missed. Many thanks to you and the entire Brooks' family, for the kindness that was shown when Dan Ozment passed. You will never...Read More »
17 of 104 | Posted by: april abshire - MABELVALE, AR

“We are praying for ya , may god be with you all in this time of need and give you comfort n strength ”
18 of 104 | Posted by: Melinda And Austin Horton - AR

“We are keeping your family in our thoughts and prayers. ”
19 of 104 | Posted by: robin mcspadden - judsonia, AR

“My thoughts and prayers are with your family during this difficult time. ”
20 of 104 | Posted by: Tracy Ryan Koch - McRae , AR

“The Brooks family is in our prayers. May God give you all comfort and strength during this difficult time. ”
21 of 104 | Posted by: Brandy Barrentine Stake - Searcy, AR

“Leave a condolence or a memory. ”
22 of 104 | Posted by: Brandy Barrentine Stake - Searcy, AR

“may god be with you all and god bless you all ”
23 of 104 | Posted by: Jessie and Kimberly Foster

“Our prayers are for you all in this time of need May he keep you in the Palm of his hands and easy your pain at this time ”
24 of 104 | Posted by: Charlie and Rosie Elliott

“So many memories we will cherish forever & always. From camping at the farm and all the fun we had at the river. We love you Jada, Beth, Branson &...Read More »
25 of 104 | Posted by: Donnie & Autumn Lindsey - AR

“Billy and I are praying for all of you. So sorry hot your loss. ”
26 of 104 | Posted by: Roxanne Gealtney

“Billy and I are praying for all of you. So sorry hot your loss. ”
27 of 104 | Posted by: Roxanne Gealtney

“Jada, so sorry for your lost. Kelly, Gina and I have you and your family in our prayers. From what everyone tells me about your husband he was a...Read More »
28 of 104 | Posted by: Patricia Herrell - Jacksonville, AR

“Delbert will be greatly missed by so many. We love this family so much.a ”
29 of 104 | Posted by: Billie and Vinita Burns - AR

“Dale, Kay, Jada and children, My family and I are lifting you in prayers to our Abba. May he bring comfort and shalom to you in this time of loss. ...Read More »
30 of 104 | Posted by: Alyzah Nagar - Bald Knob, AR

“Thinking and Praying for the whole Brooks family during this difficult time! ”
31 of 104 | Posted by: Theresa Beard - Bald Knob, AR

“...sharing in your loss with sympathy and love and praying that God will bring your hearts quiet comfort and hold you especially close. ”
32 of 104 | Posted by: Judy Burns - Bald Knob, AR

“Praying for you all during this time of loss. May God hold you all in the palm of His hands and give you comfort & peace that only He can give. ”
33 of 104 | Posted by: Kevin & Rhonda Cooley

“So sorry for your loss and can only imagine the grief and pain you feel. We're praying that God will help you all through this time. ”
34 of 104 | Posted by: Hal and Cheryl Morgan - El Dorado, AR

“Thinking of you all during this difficult time and praying for strength and peace that only God can provide. ”
35 of 104 | Posted by: Kerri Martin Yarbrough - AR

“My deepest sympathy to Delbert's family in this tragic loss. Me & my family's prayers are with you. ”
36 of 104 | Posted by: Paul Teed, D.D.S. - Searcy, AR

“Dale and Kay my heart is aches so much for you in you time of sorrow Delbert was a great young man with a heart of gold I thought so much of him so...Read More »
37 of 104 | Posted by: Lourie Finley Masner - searcy, AR

“We are so sorry for your loss! Delbert was a wonderful guy with such a big heart! Jada, I know the days ahead will be so hard for you & the kids, but...Read More »
38 of 104 | Posted by: Nathan & Kim Bennett - Bald Knob, AR

“We are so very saddened at the loss of your beloved son, husband and father. Only God can bring the comfort that you need now and in the future....Read More »
39 of 104 | Posted by: Ralph & Olevia Huntsman - AR

“I am so sorry for your loss. Delbert has always been one of the sweetest guys you could ever meet. I remember going to the garage with Grandpa Oliver...Read More »
40 of 104 | Posted by: Teresa Brooks Holdbrook - AR

“My thoughts and prayers are with your family in your time of sorrow. May God bless you and keep you close to him in his loving arms. ”
41 of 104 | Posted by: Karen Marise - cousin

“Sorry to hear about your Loss. Your cousin David Smith and Family ”
42 of 104 | Posted by: David Smith - Cousin

“My heart and soul goes out to you and your family.. ”
43 of 104 | Posted by: Donene Levine (Wiley) - Friend

“Our prayers are with you and your family at this time. ”
44 of 104 | Posted by: Dwayne and Judy Thomason

“Our thoughts and prayers are with all of your family during this difficult time. We are praying for God's comfort for each of you. ”
45 of 104 | Posted by: Tony & Anita Coombe - Bald Knob, AR

“Our thoughts and prayers are with you. ”
46 of 104 | Posted by: Perry and Shyvonne Turner - AR

“My dear Jada Bethany Branson and Britian , Our hearts are all sadden with your tragic loss Delbert was Loved by every one who was blessed enough to...Read More »
47 of 104 | Posted by: Lourie (Finley) Masner - Searcy, AR

“Our hears are heavy for you during this time of loss. May God comfort you. ”
48 of 104 | Posted by: Tommy and Pam Cooper - Judsonia, AR

“Our thoughts and prayers are with you Jada, Bethany, Branson and Britain. May God wrap his arms around you and ease your pain. ”
49 of 104 | Posted by: Larry and Tammie Cloyes - Friend

“Words cannot express the sadness we have in our hearts for your loss. Please know you are in our thoughts and prayers. ”
50 of 104 | Posted by: Tammy and Roger Long - Bald Knob, AR

“So sorry for your loss. Praying for you all. ”
51 of 104 | Posted by: Jamie Baldwin - Bald Knob, AR

“Delbert will greatly be missed he was always there to help anyone in need may god be with the brooks family ”
52 of 104 | Posted by: larry/anita guthrie - bald knob, AR

“So sorry for your loss no words can help your heart. The memories you have will always stay with you. God has a new angel in heaven. May God wrap his...Read More »
53 of 104 | Posted by: Phillip and Patricia Bright - AR

“Jada--Our hearts are going out to you and the kids. Delbert is a great man and I know he is watching over you from above. If I can do anything,...Read More »
54 of 104 | Posted by: Kati Walker

“Dale, Kay, Jada and family, so sorry for the loss of Delbert. You are in our thoughts and prayers. The Brooks family have been a part of my life...Read More »
55 of 104 | Posted by: Sheila Woody Burrows - Danville , AR

“Jada, Bethany, Branson, Britain, and family. Bill and I just wanted you to know how sad we are for your loss and the great saddness you feel. It is...Read More »
56 of 104 | Posted by: Margaret Davis - Concord, AR

“Jada, and Family, I am so sorry for your loss. It always saddens me when a person that is so young passses , just know that gd has a plan for you...Read More »
57 of 104 | Posted by: Kimberly (graves) Reed - AR

“My heart breaks for all of you, may God give each of you the strength to get through. ”
58 of 104 | Posted by: Trisha Henderson - Floral, AR

“Jada I am so sorry for your loss. You are in my thoughts and prayers. ”
59 of 104 | Posted by: Michelle Alexander-Joyner - AR

“Dale, Kay, Jada and kids and rest of family my heart mourns for your loss. Delbert was a good man, husband, father and friend to everyone that knew...Read More »
60 of 104 | Posted by: Laci Purvis - Bald Knob , AR

“Sorry for the loss rip delbert u will be truely missed ”
61 of 104 | Posted by: Jason Gilbert - bald knob, AR

“I'm praying for each one of you that God will bring peace, strength, & comfort. ”
62 of 104 | Posted by: Kim Lloyd - Beebe, AR - cousin

“Delbert was a great guy that everyone will miss. Jada I'll be keeping all your family in my prayers. No words will make you feel better at this time,...Read More »
63 of 104 | Posted by: Tina Skinner Osborn - AR - Friend

“To all the Brooks family, our hearts and prayers go out to you in this time of grief. All the family have always been nice and friendly, so sorry for...Read More »
64 of 104 | Posted by: Edith Durham - Bradford, AR

“I was very very saddened to hear this news. I did not know Delbert that well but new he was a great man. All the times I did have business with him...Read More »
65 of 104 | Posted by: Jason Sneed - Ogallala , NE

“Jada, Words seem so inadequate to express the sadness we feel for your family.  Our thoughts and prayers are with you all.  ”
66 of 104 | Posted by: Megan Pearson and Penny Mason - AR

“Dear Jada, Bethany, Branson, and Briton, Words cannot express how my heart breaks for you. You will be in my constant thoughts and prayers. I love...Read More »
67 of 104 | Posted by: Sherri Jackson - Searcy, AR

“Jada I am so sorry for your loss. I can't begin to imagine the pain your family is feeling. I will keep you all in my prayers. Love Travis & Tara...Read More »
68 of 104 | Posted by: Tara Morris - Bald knob, AR

“Delores, Dale, Kay, Jada, and kids, and all other family, We are so saddened by this. You are all in our thoughts and prayers. May you find comfort...Read More »
69 of 104 | Posted by: Tammy and Jerry Herman - AR

“Jada, I'm so sorry about your loss! I haven't seen you or Delbert in years but what I do remember is the love you both had for each other! God has...Read More »
70 of 104 | Posted by: Rae Lynn Maneritch-Foster - AR

“I'm so sorry for you and your family loss my heart aches Delbert was a great man always had a smile on his face praying that god will comfort your...Read More »
71 of 104 | Posted by: Donna Osborne Fenn - Des Arc, AR

“We are so sorry for your loss. You and your family are in our prayers. May God bless you and comfort you. Michael and Kim Schmidt ”
72 of 104 | Posted by: Kim Farnsworth Schmidt - AR

“Dear Jada & family, I want to offer my heartfelt sympathy to you all. May God bring you comfort and peace now and in the days to come. Much love to...Read More »
73 of 104 | Posted by: Debbie Elgen - Beebe, AR - friend

“Jada and children, my heart goes out to you. I know what you are going through. You must let your faith in God comfort you. You are in my prayers....Read More »
74 of 104 | Posted by: Linda Staggs - Searcy, AR, AR

“I'm very sorry to hear about this he was a great man he has done a lot of good things for my family he will be missed by us all... ”
75 of 104 | Posted by: William - Bald Knob, AR

“Lord be with my dear friends dewayne Defoure family ”
76 of 104 | Posted by: Dewayne - Bald knob , AR

“Jada & family, so sorry for your loss. May God give you all comfort in this time of sorrow. Sending love & prayers. God bless. ”
77 of 104 | Posted by: Kris Cockrell Apple - Seacry, AR

“Praying for you ALL during this most trying time. ”
78 of 104 | Posted by: Elizabeth Hewitt-Dye - Egypt, AR

“Praying for you ALL during this most trying time. ”
79 of 104 | Posted by: Elizabeth Hewitt-Dye - Egypt, AR

“So sorry for the lost ”
80 of 104 | Posted by: john jordan - searcy, AR

“Our thoughts and prayers are with you during this time. May GOD bless you with peace, comfort and wonderful memories. ”
81 of 104 | Posted by: Mark & Susie Clairday - Searcy, AR

“Jada, I am so sorry about your loss. You and the entire Brooks family will be in my prayers as well as in the thoughts and prayers of my mom, dad...Read More »
82 of 104 | Posted by: Stacey Strange-Peters - Maumelle, AR

“Jada I am so sorry for your loss. Sending much love and prayers of comfort to you and family. ”
83 of 104 | Posted by: alanna roetzel - bald knob, AR

“So sorry ”
84 of 104 | Posted by: Jim Anderson - Vilonia, AR

“My prayers go out to you all and I pray that you find comfort in The Lord ”
85 of 104 | Posted by: Rachell ( Wallace ) McCann - AR

“My deepest prayers are with you and the entire family. My heart is grieved and broken for the family. I love you all very much. ”
86 of 104 | Posted by: Judy Brooks - Dallas, AR - Cousin

“We are so sorry to hear of your great loss. May God give you the strength you'll need to go on. We are praying for your family. ”
87 of 104 | Posted by: Wade & DIann Pearrow

“Sorry for your loss. Your in my thought and prays. ”
88 of 104 | Posted by: Belinda Smith - Judsonia, AR

“Delbert was a good man and will be missed. ”
89 of 104 | Posted by: Rickey Marise - Bald Knab, AR

“Our Thoughts and Prayers are with you and your family! ”
90 of 104 | Posted by: Rickey Johnson Family - friends

“I'll never forget the first time I met you and Delbert. Bethany was a toddler. Natasha and I came over to your home to visit our Junior Year of...Read More »
91 of 104 | Posted by: Kelly Hayes (Beavers) - Beebe, AR

“In the 15 years I've been in the family, I'd only spoken to Delbert a few times; he was always working when I would see Jada or one of the kids, but...Read More »
92 of 104 | Posted by: Leah Brooks - family

“Jada I'm praying for and your family. Delbert was such a great guy! May God wrap his arms around you all during these days ahead! ”
93 of 104 | Posted by: Carrie Leonard - Bradford, AR

“My prayers go to you all he will be missed love each one of you you are in my prayers ”
94 of 104 | Posted by: Danny Phillips - Bald Knob , AR

“just know the family from working @ J. Collison Co.....so sorry to hear about their great loss.....God be with them and Bless them.. ”
95 of 104 | Posted by: Connie Dix - Bald Knob, AR

“we were so sorry to hear about this tragedy and our prays go out for your family if we can do any thing let us know ”
96 of 104 | Posted by: bill middleton - patterson, AR

“I remember when our families (older than ya'll) would gather at Russel Hill for Church.Good memories! ”
97 of 104 | Posted by: Peggy (Reddell) Rooks - McCrory, AR

“Jada, There are no words to express my sincere saddness for you and your family at this time. We will be keeping you close in our prayers. Love...Read More »
98 of 104 | Posted by: Lorie Comer - Bentonville, AR

“My thoughts and prayers are with you during this difficult and sad time!! I pray that God gives you strength and comfort and just know that you have...Read More »
99 of 104 | Posted by: Kim (Moody) Jackson

“Sorry about your lost,god will get you pass this lost,just put your and your children life in his hands our prayers will be with you now and always....Read More »
100 of 104 | Posted by: H b & Judy Hamrick - Bald knob, AR

“Delbert was a great guy, he will truly be missed. Praying for Jada, kids, and the whole Brooks family. So sorry for your loss. ”
101 of 104 | Posted by: Amy McAnelly - Bald Knob, AR

“I am so sorry for your loss! Words can't express how our hearts hurt for your family! We love yall! We are praying for your family!! ”
102 of 104 | Posted by: Paula Jackson - Bald Knob, AR

“Love you all and Delbert will be greatly missed. That little crooked smile and bright blue eyes will be in our hearts forever. I pray God will hold...Read More »
103 of 104 | Posted by: Ang and Anna Rae - Bald Knob, AR

“I am so sorry for your loss. I am praying for God to wrap his arms around you all and give you peace and comfort. He was a wonderful person and...Read More »
104 of 104 | Posted by: stephanie and david woody - AR


Delbert Jay Brooks, 37, of Bald Knob, died Tuesday, January 15, 2013 in Bald Knob. He was born September 23, 1975 in Searcy. Delbert was an avid outdoorsman who loved to fish and hunt. He was employed in the family business, D&K Brooks Garage and Towing and was an excellent mechanic. He was a member of the Jesus Name Church and, more than anything, loved and enjoyed his family.
He is survived by his devoted wife, Jada Brooks. He and Jada would have celebrated their 21rst wedding anniversary on January 17th. Also surviving are his children, Bethany, Branson and Britain Brooks; parents, Dale and Kay Brooks; sister, Delores Northweather; grandmother, Virginia Brooks; mother-in-law, Regina Mason; father-in-law, Rickey Finley; mamaw, Gail Nelson; sister-in-law, Merica Williams; brother-in-law, Cas Mason; nieces and nephews, Kayla Martin, Ashley Horton, Tiffany Northweather and Keaton and Hudson Muckelberg.
He was preceded in death by his brother, Jimmy Brooks; paternal grandfather, James Brooks and maternal grandparents, Gilbert and Goldie Goodin.
Visitation will be Friday from 6:00 - 8:00 p.m. A celebration of Delbert's life will be held on Saturday, January 19, 2013 at 2:00 p.m. at the Powell Funeral Home Chapel with Bro. Gaylon England and Bro. Bobby Davis officiating. Interment will follow in the Shady Grove Cemetery by Powell Funeral Home, Bald Knob-Judsonia. Memorials can be made to the Delbert Brooks Memorial Fund, c/o Citizens State Bank, P.O. Box 200, Bald Knob, Arkansas 72010. www.powellfuneralhome.net.

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