Services for Cora Frances Brooks will be held Sunday, March 3, 2013, at 3 p.m. from Barton Baptist Church.

The Rev. Brad Howard and the Rev. John Henry officiated. Burial followed in the church cemetery.

Ms. Brooks, 76, of Lucedale, died March 1, 2013, at Singing River in Pascagoula after an extended illness.

She was born July 20, 1936, in Philadelphia and graduated from Philadelphia High School and Mississippi Southern College. She taught at East Central School for 36 years and was a member of Barton Baptist Church, teaching Sunday school to all ages.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Crockett and Loretta Johnson; and in-laws, Coyt and Moddie Brooks.

Survivors include husband, J.D. Brooks; sister, Janice Schreiner; and brother, Lloyd Johnson.

The family would like to thank the staff at Singing River Rehab Nursing Center for their dedicated care.

Sigler Funeral Home, 4248 Main Street, Lucedale is in charge of arrangements.