Marjorie B. Brooks (97) of Greenup


Published on February 15 2017 7:44 am

Marjorie B. Brooks, 97, of Greenup, Illinois, passed away at 2:20 AM - Wednesday, February 15, 2017, at Newton Care Center in Newton, Illinois.

Funeral services will be held at 2:00 PM – Friday, February 17 at the Meyer Funeral Home – Bishop Chapel in Greenup, Illinois, with Randal James Rue officiating. Burial will be in the Hazel Dell South Cemetery in Hazel Dell. Visitation will be held 1 hour before the service.

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Marjorie was born on July 19, 1919, in Hazel Dell, Illinois, the daughter of William Joseph “Beamer” and Clara (Rader) Brooks. Marjorie was a caregiver for her parents for many years. She then went to beauty college and owned and operated Marjorie’s Beauty Shop in Greenup for 30 years. Marjorie was a member of the Hazel Dell Church of Christ.

Marjorie is survived by many friends who respected and enjoyed her.