Dorothy Inez Brooks, 93, passed away Monday, Aug. 15, 2011. She was born Sept. 3, 1917, in Waxahachie to James David and Mollie Jane (Fincher) Murdoch. Dorothy was a loving mother, grandmother and great-grandmother.

Survivors include son, Tim Brooks Sr. and his wife, Julie, of Waxahachie; their children, Tim Brooks Jr., Joe Lowry and family, Clayton Brooks and his wife, Ashley, and Tonya Duroche and grandchildren, Ella Duroche, Dawson Brooks, Cooper Brooks; grandchildren, Art Brooks Jr. and Cami Brooks; son, Curtis Brooks; son, Rex Brooks and his wife, Tomi, of Avalon and their children, Lonnie Brooks, Jason Brooks and Byran Brooks and grandchildren, Little Lonnie, TyTy, Colin, Lexi, Tristen, J.J., Eva, Gaylee, Juan-Isaac, Tomi Lee, Scottie, Mikey, Jimbo and Vonda; grandchildren, Nikki Huff, Paul Bonniville, Jeff Bonniville, and Cindy Keyham and great grandson, Christian Sharpe; sisters, Jo Berry and Bonnie Daily; many nieces, nephews, other relatives and loved ones.

Dorothy was preceded in death by her husband, T.C. Brooks; parents, Mollie and James D. Murdoch; brothers, Lloyd and Hoyt Murdoch; sisters, Irma Bowers, Grace Hollingsworth, Iris Murdoch and Helen Kasper; daughters, Jackie Bradshaw and Debra French; son, Arthur Brooks; granddaughter, Angel Bennett and many more loved ones.

The family will receive friends from 6-8 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 17, 2011, at the Boze-Mitchell-McKibbin Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday, Aug. 18, 2011, in the chapel of Boze-Mitchell-McKibbin Funeral Home with Steve Hamm officiating. Interment will follow at Lakeview Cemetery.

Pallbearers will be Tim Brooks Jr., Clayton Brooks, Lonnie Brooks, Jason Brooks, Brian Brooks and Scotty Peetree.

Arrangements by Boze-Mitchell-McKibbin Funeral Home in Waxahachie.