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Robert Lee Brookins

Birth Date: January 24, 1932
Death Date: October 8, 2016

Robert Lee Brookins was born January 24,1932 in Marshall, Texas to the union of Thomas Brookins and Tenola McCoy. He was raised in Marshall as the youngest of three siblings Thomas and Constance. At the young age of 15, Robert joined the United States Air Force where he enjoyed a successful military career that lasted over 27 years. During the later years of his military career, Robert met and married Frankie Mitchell and settled in Sacramento. He then began another successful career for the Grant Union School District as a janitor at Norte Del Rio High school and later as a School Police Officer. Upon his retirement from the school district. Robert
enjoyed his favorite pastimes of fishing, playing dominos, working on cars, and sitting on the porch talking to family and friends. Robert is preceded in transition by his siblings, Thomas and Constance, Mother of his children Frankie Brookins, and sons Tommy and Robert. He leaves to celebrate his life, daughters Patricia, Laverne, Nancy, Carolyn, Lorraine and Rene; Sons Robert King, Dennis, Michael, Patrickm Mervin and Aaron; Cousin Ethel Doris, Ex-wife Dorothy and bonus sons Dan Weary, Edward Debbs, Eural Debbs and Anthony Debbs. He also leaves to cherish his memory a host of grandchildren, great grandchildren, nieces, nephews and extended family.

Sunset Lawn Memorial Park
4701 Marysville Boulevard Sacramento, CA
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Funeral Service
October 15, 2016
11:00 am
Jubilaire Evangelical Ministries
1505 Sport Drive Sacramento, CA 95833
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  1. I wasn't able to be at the services due to me hobbling around on a walker these days due to a freak injury. But wanted to send my condolences to all the family and many friends and his true fishing buddies, Rest in Peace Mr. Brookins all of your neighbors loved you.

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