Ruth Ellen BrooksJune 29, 1955 ~ December 11, 2017 (age 62)
Ruth Ellen Brooks lifelong resident of Newark, N.J. Loving wife of Arthur Brooks.
Beloved mother of Rasheed Brooks, Dayshon Walker, Lynette Brooks-James(Shariff, Sr.).
Precious grandmother of Rasheed Brown, Nikayah Brown, Rasheeda Austin, Shariff James, Jr., Samiyah Porter, Samod Walker, Sabirah Kendrick.
Cherished daughter of Betty Jean Walker and the late Harvey Walker. Caring sister of late Kelly Walker, Zakiyyah Walker, Paulette Walker, Wendy Powell, Tina Patterson, Shirley Walker
She also leave a host of other loving relatives and friends. A celebration of life will be Thursday December 21, 2017 at 11:00 am at the Greater Friendship Baptist Church 84 Custer Avenue, Newark, NJ 07112. Visitation will be on Wednesday 5 pm to 9 pm at the church. Final Repose will be at the Fairmount Cemetery, Newark, NJ. A ministry of comfort is administered by The Family Funeral Home, LLC Newark, NJ.