LINDA KIRBY BROOKS,



65, Altoona, died Saturday, Dec. 31, 2011, at the residence. Born in Alabama, she was daughter of the late Dozier Kirby and the late Lessie Lee Jennings Kirby Gibson. She was a floral designer by trade. Besides her parents, Ms. Brooks was preceded in death by a son, Joey Lee Brooks.

Surviving are daughter Samantha (Keith) Willis, Susan Moore; son Jeff (Betty) Brooks, Susan Moore; grandchildren Madison Brooks, Anna Rose Roberts, and Ryan Brooks; sisters Audrey Kilpatrick, Cleveland, Carolyn Nash Rooks, Asbury, and Louise Laughlin, Snead.

A memorial service will be held by the family at a later date, Lemley Funeral Home directing.