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Mr. William Cornelius "Billy" Brooks, Jr.

February 7, 1950 ~ September 14, 2020 (age 70)

Obituary

Mr. William Cornelius "Billy" Brooks, Jr., age 70, of  Winston-Salem, formerly of Raleigh, departed this life on Monday, September 14, 2020 at Novant Health Forsyth Medical Center in Winston-Salem.

Funeral, 11 AM, Monday, September 21, 2020, Russell Funeral Home, 822 Carl Russell Avenue, Winston-Salem.  The Rev. Tracy J. Bell, Pastor, New Bethel Christian Church, Raleigh, Officiating.  Visitation, 10:30 - 11 AM, prior to the service.  Interment, This Historic Salisbury National Cemetery, 202 Government Road, Salisbury. Public viewing, 2 - 8 PM, Saturday, September 19, 2020, Steven L. Lyons Funeral Home, Raleigh and 1 - 5 PM, Sunday, September 20, 2020 at Russell Funeral Home, Winston-Salem.   

Survivors; daughters, Toya Ferguson and Latrelle Jackson both of Winston-Salem; 13 grandchildren; sister, Andre Brooks Waddell (Robert) of Winston-Salem; brothers, Anthony Brooks (Nathaniel A. Brown) of Winston-Salem and The Rev. Charles W. Brooks (Regina) of Garner; and a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. 

The family will receive friends at 540 Lakewood Glen Court, Winston-Salem, NC 27107.  

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Services

Public Viewing
Saturday
September 19, 2020

2:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Steven L Lyons Funeral Home
1515 New Bern Avenue
Raleigh, NC 27610

Viewing
Sunday
September 20, 2020

1:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Russell Funeral Home
822 Carl Russell Avenue
Winston-Salem, NC 27101

Visitation
Monday
September 21, 2020

10:30 AM to 11:00 AM
Russell Funeral Home
822 Carl Russell Avenue
Winston-Salem, NC 27101

Funeral Service
Monday
September 21, 2020

11:00 AM
Russell Funeral Home
822 Carl Russell Avenue
Winston-Salem, NC 27101

Interment
Tuesday
September 22, 2020

The Historic Salisbury National Cemetery
202 Government Road
Salisbury, NC 28144

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