GULFPORT, MISS. -- Mr. Michael "Andy" Brooks, 28, resident of Gulfport, died Wednesday, Jan. 2, 2008.
Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Monday, Jan. 7, 2008, at Greene Funeral Home Northwest Chapel with the Rev. Jeremy Herring officiating. Burial will follow at Grandview Memorial Park on Cherry Road.
Mr. Brooks served in the U.S.. Navy in Iraq and Afghanistan. He was an avid fisherman and golfer. He was a proud father, the life of the party and a born salesman.
Mr. Brooks is survived by his wife, Roxanne M. Brooks of Gulport; parents, Luther Michael Brooks and Iris T. Brooks of Rock Hill, S.C.; his children, Ian Christian Brooks and Camryn Noelle Brooks of Gulfport; his sister, Karen Greene and husband, Pete Greene and their children, Ben and John of Waxhaw, N.C.; and grandparents, Luther Brooks and Everine Brooks of Rock Hill. He was preceeded in death by his maternal grandparents, Patsy and Hampton Trent.
Visitation will be 6 to 7:30 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 6, 2008, at Greene Funeral Home Northwest Chapel, 2133 Ebenezer Road, Rock Hill and other times at the home of his parents, Mike and Iris Brooks, 1597 McGill Street, Rock Hill.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Michael Brooks account at Peoples Bank, Gulfport, Miss.