Danny Al Brooks of Eastland

Danny Al Brooks, 58, of Eastland, passed away on February 24, 2010. Graveside services will be 11 a.m. Monday, March 1, 2010 at the Eastland City Cemetery under the direction of Summers-Bakker Funeral Home. Randy Beggs will officiate.

Born January 26, 1952 in Ranger, Texas to Charles F. Brooks and Hallie Odelia Phelps, he graduated from Eastland High School in 1970.

Danny was a tinkerer of cars and had his own auto repair shops in Eastland and Ranger for many years. He loved the outdoors and spent many hours arrowhead hunting, bow hunting, fishing and just enjoying nature.

Danny is survived by his son Casey Brooks and wife Deana of Fort Walton Beach, Fla., sisters Ann Williamson of Selman City, TX, Rowena Lassiter and husband Frank of Ranger, TX, Billie Shaddix of Dallas, TX and Cathreen Bullock and husband Dwayne of Olden, TX and one brother Lewis, and wife Gail, of Pflugerville, TX.

Danny was preceded in death by his parents, two brothers, Michael and Donald, and three sisters Jackie Young, Jane Brooks and Jessie Simmons.