Marie Hight Brooks
Marie Hight Brooks, age 79, passed away at St. Francis Hospital in Memphis, TN on February 11, 2018. She was born August 18, 1938 to the late Henry Grady Hight and Lula Mai Baker Hight in Coffeeville, MS. Marie was married to the late Mitchell Brooks and was a homemaker who enjoyed embroidering, reading, and working in the nursery at First Baptist Church in Coffeeville where she was a member. She had a faithful dog named Katie whom she loved dearly.
Visitation is planned for Wednesday, February 14, 2018 from 12:00 noon until 1:30 pm at Seven Oaks Funeral Home in Water Valley, MS. Family and friends will process to Goshen Cemetery in Coffeeville, MS for a 2:00 pm graveside service with Rev. Steve Albonetti officiating. Ray Branch, Michael Haas, John Watson, Robert Skidmore, Jeff McClanahan and Gerald Beard will be serving as pallbearers.
Marie is survived by a daughter, Donna (Bob) Mooney of Batesville, MS; two sons, Don (Katie) Brooks of Oxford, MS and Daniel (Jennifer) Brooks of Grenada, MS; one sister, Mildred Goudy of Byhalia, MS; and four grandchildren, Ashlyn, Preston, Jackson, and Cara.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Mitchell Brooks; three sisters, Margaret Walker, Dorothy Riles, and Catherine Jackson; and one brother, Elmer Hight.