Victor Brooks

Oliver Victor Brooks

E. Stefan Morris

Obituary for Oliver Victor Brooks

Victor Brooks

June 1, 1931
to
July 19, 2018

Oliver Victor Brooks 87 was born in Haiti, Mo. on June 1, 1931 to Lee Brooks and Almeda (Beatrice) Brooks who both preceded him in death. As a young child Victor and his family moved to the Kansas City area where he became a lifetime resident.

Oliver (Bay Boy) received his elementary and high school education in the Kansas City school district.

Later in life he was ordained as a minister under the leadership of the late Dan Miller of Calvary Baptist Church where he served until his health failed and was placed in residential care for over 15 years.

Bay Boy which is the nickname he was given and loved to be called was a traveling man, and in his own words “I have seen over half this country and many a things.”

He loved for you to ask him questions so you could sit for hours just listening to him talk about all his memories.

Baby Boy slipped away June 19, 2018 at 7:30pm with his great niece Carmia Farnsworth by his bedside with Asana Hospice for support.

Four sisters: Pearlie Mae Fuller; AnnaRose (Leetha) Brooks; Bertha Lee Smith; Ora Lee Collins proceded him in death along with three brothers: Linnell Brooks; John Dee Brooks and Andrew Brooks.

Oliver leaves to cherish his precious memories a son Oliver Berry of Kansas City, MO; a sister Pastor Dr. Christine Dunn of Kansas City,Ks; one grandson Aaron Berry of Kansas City,Mo and a host of nieces; nephews; great nieces and nephews; great great nieces and nephews and other relatives along with Asana Hospice.

Visitation Details

Date and Time:

Saturday, July 28, 2018 at 9:00 AM

Location:

Holiness C.O.G.I.C

8216 Paseo Blvd., Kansas City, MO 64131

Service Details

Date and Time:

Saturday, July 28, 2018 at
11:00 AM

Location:

Holiness C.O.G.I.C

8216 Paseo Blvd., Kansas City, MO 64131

Interment Details

Interment Type: Private

Professional Services Entrusted to Elite Funeral Chapel 11525 Blue Ridge Blvd. Kansas City, MO. 64134. Tel: (816) 765-0141 Fax (816) 765-5500