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Mrs. Laura Unice Coleman Brookshire, age 92 of Athens, Alabama, died Friday, February 28, 2020 at Limestone Health Facility.

Mrs. Brookshire was born October 17, 1927 in Hazel Green, Alabama, she was a member Shanghi Baptist Church in Athens, a homemaker and a military wife of Gilbert Otto Brookshire for 30 years.

Services will be 2pm Monday at Spry Funeral Home Chapel with Tee Jackson and Charlie McAdams officiating, burial in Limestone Memorial Gardens.

Visitation is from 6-9pm Sunday at Spry Funeral Home.

Pallbearers will be Jacob Brookshire, Isaac Brookshire, Michael Gilbert Brookshire and Robert Ray Brookshire.

Survivors: Daughter, Nancy Ann Brookshire of Athens. Sons, Michael (Debbie) Gilbert Brookshire of Athens, David Lee Brookshire of Athens, Eric Paul (Emmi) Brookshire of Fisauh, Germany and Robert R. (Kimberly) Brookshire of Athens. Grandchildren. Michael Gilbert Brookshire II, Michelle Brookshire Everett, Jacob Robert Brookshire and Isaac Ray Brookshire. Great Grandchildren, Delilah Brookshire, Lilly Everett, Andrew Everett, Lita Brookshire, Devan Brookshire and Thomas Everett. Several Nieces and Nephews.

Preceded in death by Parents, Gilbert Otto Brookshire, Sisters, Pearl Coleman Burris and Nancy Coleman Seaman. Brothers, Walter Coleman, Joe Coleman and Hub Coleman.
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Dennis Steele
2020-05-31 03:09:32
So sorry to hear of Tom's passing. He was a great boss and a great educational leader. We always enjoyed being with Tom and Edie. Our sincere condolences to Tom's family.
Roger Skallerud
2020-05-31 23:53:23
Tom was a dear friend and mentor
Mike Sandy
2020-06-01 19:32:55
Deepest condolences to all you Skarp kids at the passing of Tom. When I first moved to Oakes (1994) Tom was a big part of the ambulance service. Many days & nights I had enjoyable conversations with Tom on the way back from the Fargo transfers, being I was the age of his kids I guess he saw fit to become my mentor even though I was 35 yrs old at the time. His insight and words of wisdom will long be remembered and I feel privileged in saying I knew him.
Well done good and faithful servant.
lois knudson
2020-06-04 21:02:32
Please give our sympathy to the Skarp family of the passing on Tom and Carol.
The Knudson's
Andrew Kennell
2020-06-10 18:21:31
The peace of Christ to you and your siblings and families, Roger. It was an honor to know and serve your dad and Carol while they were among us.
We are praying for you all here in Monett. -Pr Andrew Kennell
Shelly Forward
2020-06-15 19:57:21
Our sincere sympathies to all of you with the passing of your Dad. We were so sad to hear of Tom’s passing. I worked at the Vocational Center in Oakes, doing secretarial work for Tom. I worked for him while in High School and again for awhile after getting married. I really enjoyed his sense of humor! A monetary donation will be given to the Oakes Golf Course in his memory. You are all in our thoughts and prayers.
Love, Dennis & Shelly Forward
Tim Price
2020-06-16 15:54:54
Sorry for your loss. May God give you comfort.
Greg Bentley
2020-06-16 16:08:27
Roger so sorry for your loss. May God bless your family during this difficult time.
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