Kevin L. Brooks, 46, beloved Bruton High assistant football coach is your source for free news and information in Williamsburg, James City & York Counties.

Kevin BrooksKevin L. Brooks answered the Master’s call unexpectedly on Friday, Sept. 11, 2015.

His life began Sept. 7, 1969, the son of Julia Palmer Brooks and Charles Brooks Sr. At the time of his death, he was employed as an assistant football coach for Bruton High School. He also was a certified track and field official.

He will be greatly missed by his family, friends and all the students he came in contact with.

He leaves to cherish his wonderful memories, his parents, Julia Palmer Brooks and Charles Brooks, Sr.; his sister, Angela Brooks; his brothers, Charles Brooks, Jr. and Joseph Brooks; his nieces, Roshaun, LaTrika, LaTonya and Casandra Brooks; a host of great-nieces and great-nephews; his special friend, Leila Gayflor; and a host of other loving relatives and many caring friends.

A funeral service, celebrating the life he lived, will be held noon Thursday, Sept. 17, 2015, in Bethel Restoration Center. Interment will follow in St. Luke Cemetery.

Mr. Brooks may be viewed from 5 to 7 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 16, 2015, in the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, memory donations may be made to Whiting’s Funeral Home.