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Lynne Carol (Cox) Brooks

 

Lynne Carol (Cox) Brooks was born to Orin J. Cox and E. Ruth Cox on September 24, 1944 in Berkeley, California. She called California home along with her parents and only sister Elaine (Cox) Ells; until she met Will Dallas Brooks Jr. (Bill) at Pasadena College in Pasadena, California.

Lynne and Bill were married in Van Nuys, California on March 27th 1965, at the First Church of the Nazarene.  Bill brought Lynne home to Chandler, Arizona, where they established their roots and started a family.

Lynne made a life being a wife, and mother to her sons Brentwood Todd, Matthew Scott and her daughter Devin Lynne. Lynne was a pillar of strength for her family and grandchildren Alexander, Ashley, Tatum, Brenna and Jillian.

Lynne played a pivotal role in service to the Chandler community by leading in numerous service projects at her home church, Chandler First Church of the Nazarene and Chandler Service Club.

Lynne brought beauty and creativity to all whose lives she touched.  She joined her Heavenly Father surrounded by her family on February 25, 2019. Lynne is survived by her beloved husband Bill, of nearly 55 years, her children Brentwood Todd (Bonnie Trotter Brooks), Devin Lynne Moreno (Mario Moreno) and Matthew Scott, Sister Elaine (Cox) Ells and her grandchildren Alexander Scott Brooks, Ashley Hunter Brooks, Tatum Jane Brooks, Brenna Mae Brooks, and Jillian Lynne Moreno and soon to arrive great grandson Dallas Alexander Brooks. She also leaves behind cherished extended family members.

Visitation will be held Monday March 4th at 5:00 pm-7:00 pm at Bueler Mortuary, located at 14 W. Hulet Dr, Chandler, AZ 85225.  The memorial service will be held on Tuesday March 5th at 10:00am at Chandler First Church of the Nazarene, located at 301 N. Hartford St., Chandler, AZ 85225.

In lieu of flowers the family would accept donations to the Lynne C. Brooks Education Foundation

Donations can be received through Western States Bank or PayPal for Non-Profits (lynne@brooksinc.com)

6 Comments

  • Carmen Davenport Posted March 1, 2019 4:34 PM

    She was a wonderful lady. I will miss her smile.

  • Eddie Dudding Posted March 1, 2019 5:35 PM

    Wow, what a loss! She modeled dignity, grace, and charity. I’m sorry she’s gone… Her life lives in my memories.

  • Annette Buchanan Posted March 1, 2019 6:14 PM

    I am so glad that you have had such a wonderful woman supporting and guiding you. What an example she has been to not just family, but her community. My sadness is for a family well loved and grieving. You are in my thoughts one and all.

  • Ann Debol Ayala Posted March 2, 2019 2:49 AM

    Sending many hugs to a wonderful family of a wonderful woman.

  • Janet Love Posted March 2, 2019 6:37 PM

    Lynn was a kind and generous woman filled with a gentle spirit that touched my life and I will always remember her smile, friendship and love What better gifts could anyone leave as their legacy besides her incredible family.she will be missed.

  • Pat Ponsford-Poarch Posted March 8, 2019 10:15 AM

    She was a piece of my life. I will miss our occasional telephone chats.

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