Maurice A. Brooks, 79, of Greenfield passed away Thursday, October 13, 2016, at Methodist Hospital, Indianapolis. He was born January 14, 1937, in Indianapolis to the late Lester M. and Velma (Johnson) Brooks.
Maurice was a graduate of Mount Comfort High School and a Machinist for Navistar, International Harvester prior to his retirement in 1989. He was a devoted member of Shadeland Baptist Church, Indianapolis.
He is survived by his children, Cynthia (Pat) Smith, Coral (Don) Moir all of North Vernon, Peggy (Tom White) Harrison-Findlay of Anderson, Rick (Connie Cunningham) Harrison of Spiceland, David Grooms of Anderson, Prenciss D. Grooms of Darlington, Michael (Trudy) Abrams of Carrollton, Ky.; brother, Phillip (Janet) Brooks; grandchildren, Brooks (Ashley) Smith, Leah (Adam) Russelburg, James Earl, Fonda (Josh) Marr, Danielle (Mark) Williams, Nicholas (Danielle) Earl, Anthony (Anna) Moir, Heather (Tony) Urban, Ralph Joseph (Kaylin) Means, Candy Harrison, Elisha Harrison, Andrew Grooms, Amie (Johnny) Tolliver, Bill Goodman, Brian Goodman, Michael Abrams, Matthew Abrams, Amanda Abrams and Chris Abrams.
Preceding him in death are his parents; wife, Sara Brooks and brother, Howard Brooks.
Friends may call 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., Thursday, October 20, 2016 at Stillinger Family Funeral Home, Pasco Chapel, 1780 West Main, Greenfield, IN 46140. Funeral service at 1 p.m. with burial immediately following at Philadelphia Cemetery, Philadelphia, IN.
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