Allen James Brooks, Sr.March 25, 1942 ~ March 28, 2017 (age 75)
Allen James Brooks, Sr., age 75, of Versailles, Illinois passed away at 6:49 p.m. Tuesday, March 28, 2017 at his residence.
He was born March 25, 1942 in Monmouth, Illinois the son of Susie Hester.
Mr. Brooks was a traveler with carnivals and had also worked as a truck driver for several years.
He had attended the Versailles Christian Church and always enjoyed fishing, playing his guitar and was a fan of Johnny Cash.
He is survived by several nieces and nephews and his good friend and caretaker, Lori Murray of Rushville, Illinois.
He was preceded in death by 1 son Allen James Brooks, Jr.
Graveside services will be held at 2:00 p.m. Friday, March 31, 2017 in the Hall Cemetery south of Versailles, Illinois with Rev. Mike Smith officiating.
There will be no visitation.
Memorials are suggested to the family.
Condolences for the family may be left on line at www.hendrickerfuneralhome.com.
The Hendricker Funeral Home in Mt. Sterling is in charge of the arrangements.