Lillian Imo Brooks


May 26, 1921 - February 2, 2008


Lillian Imo Brooks was born May 26, 1921 at Lake Andes, SD, to Rueben and Ada (Mansbridge) Jones. She grew up and attended schools in Lake Andes and graduated from Lake Andes High School in 1939. On September 11, 1943, she married Darald Brooks at Lake Andes. In 1955 they moved to Mount Vernon then to Letcher in 1961. She had been a resident of Mitchell since 1988. She was a member of St. Peter’s Episcopal Church in Lake Andes, a member of St. Mary’s Episcopal Church in Mitchell, Eastern Star and the Extension Club.


Survivors include two children, Jean Brooks of Mitchell; David Brooks and wife Penny of Letcher; 8 grandchildren; 14 great grandchildren; one brother-in-law, Clifford Horner of Wagner; 2 sisters-in-law, Frances Jones of Lake Andes and Cathryn Burrell of Libby, MT. She was preceded in death by her husband Darald in 1986, 2 brothers, Albert and Walter Jones, and 3 sisters: Gladys Jones, Ellen Hibbard and Virginia LaBarge.



Monday, February 4, 2008
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Bittner Funeral Chapel
Mitchell, South Dakota


Tuesday, February 5, 2008
10:00 AM
Bittner Funeral Chapel
Mitchell, South Dakota


Graceland Cemetery
Mitchell, South Dakota

Posted by Barbara Cunningham Opp on February 7, 2008
Dear Jean and David,
I spent many good times with your mother when I played the organ and she sang in the choir at St. Mary's. I was sorry to hear of her passing. She was always one of the most cheerful people I knew. My prayers are with you.
Posted by Kristy Szabo on February 4, 2008
Our thoughts and prayers and with you and your families during this time of loss.

Paul, Kristy, Myles, Riley and Braden
Posted by Don & Judy Gohl on February 4, 2008
Jean & family--
We were sorry to read about your mother. Please know that you are in our thoughts and prayers.
Don & Judy
Posted by Steve Dempsey on February 4, 2008
Jean and David,

So sorry to hear about your mother. I have many great memories of her and your family.

My thoughts and prayers are with you.

Steve Dempsey
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