Obituaries

Nellie L. Brooks 1919 - 2011 Overland Park

Services for Nellie L. Brooks, 92, Overland Park and formerly of Bonner Springs, were Saturday, June 11, at Victory Assembly in Bonner Springs.
Mrs. Brooks died Monday, June 6, 2011.
She was born April 8, 1919, in Kansas City, Mo. She was an Assemblies of God minister who founded and served as pastor or associate pastor at three churches. She had most recently been a member of Victory Assembly in Bonner Springs, where she and her husband, Aaron, served as minister to senior groups at the Edwardsville Nursing Home. She also was an MFA Insurance agent.
Her husband of 66 years, Aaron, died in 2000. Three grandchildren also died earlier.
Survivors include three daughters, Kathy (Ray) Buckwalter, Maryellen (Allen) McCormick and Gayle (Derrell) Miles; a son, Norman (Ann) Brooks; nine grandchildren; 20 great-grandchildren; and four great-great-grandchildren.
Highland Park Funeral Home & Crematory, Kansas City, Kan., handled arrangements. Online condolences may be left at highlandparkfh.com.