Gina M. Brooks-Lay

Gina M. Brooks-Lay, 50, of Ellettsville, Ind. died Tuesday, Aug. 9, 2011 at I. U. Health Bloomington Hospital. Born, Feb. 15, 1961, in Greenfield, she was the daughter of Bert R. and Mable A. (Belcher) Brooks.

Survivors include her husband, Tony L. Lay of Ellettsville; two sons, Michael L. Lay of Ellettsville and Tony E. Lay of Cincinnati, Ohio; father, Bert R. Brooks; one sister, Anita K. Bowling (Terry); and one brother, Dennis L. Brooks, all of McCordsville.

She was preceded in death by her mother, Mable A. Brooks (2005); and a sister-in-law, Caroline Brooks (2011).

Services will be at 6:00 p.m. on Saturday, Aug.13, 2011 at The Funeral Chapel of Powell and Deckard, 3000 E. Third St. in Bloomington, with Patricia Kennedy officiating. Visitation will be from 3:00 p.m. till 6:00 p.m. on Saturday at The Funeral Chapel.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Community Kitchen of Monroe County, 1515 S. Rogers St., Bloomington, IN 47403.

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