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Beverly Brooks

June 1, 1942 - December 11, 2020

Burial Date: December 18, 2020

A memorial service will be held on Friday at 3pm at Grace Baptist Church, 65 Kingsbury St. Waterbury. Calling hours will be from 2 to 3pm. Face masks are required.

Colonial Funerals of 270 W. Main St, are handling the arrangements, James R. Sanders, funeral director. Condolences may be expressed at colonialfunerals.com.

WATERBURY – Beverly (Franklin) Brooks, 78, died Dec. 11, 2020, at Regal Care Rehabilitation Center. Beverly was born June 1, 1942 in Naugatuck, the daughter of the late Virgil and Frances (Edmonds) Franklin. She was a graduate of Naugatuck High School and worked for many years as an LPN. She retired from Bristol Babcock as a receptionist. Beverly was a warm and kindhearted soul, who always had a listening ear and helped those in need. She was a member of the Caring and Sharing ministry at her church, Grace Baptist, where she was a lifelong member. Bev loved eating out and trying new restaurants. While she was a sports fan, her favorite was her beloved New York Yankees. Whenever they were playing, you could find her watching the game and talking to her brother or son-in-law.

She leaves to honor her memory one son, Leslie M. Brooks, Jr. (Charnell), one daughter, Kelley Wells (Robert), one granddaughter, Zahria Sanders. One brother, Virgil Franklin Jr. (Dionet) of Richmond, VA, one aunt, Elizabeth Fleming of Philadelphia, PA. And a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends.

A memorial service will be held on Friday at 3pm at Grace Baptist Church, 65 Kingsbury St. Waterbury. Calling hours will be from 2 to 3pm. Face masks are required.

Colonial Funerals of 270 W. Main St, are handling the arrangements, James R. Sanders, funeral director. Condolences may be expressed at colonialfunerals.com.