Obituary: Howard Earl Brookshire Jr.

Obituary: Howard Earl Brookshire Jr.

By / Obituaries / Wednesday, 11 July 2018 02:05


CAROLINA BEACH - Howard Earl (Rooster) Brookshire Jr., passed away on Saturday June 30th, 2018.
He was born in Boone N.C. on November 25th, 1937 to Howard E. Brookshire Sr. and Gladys Cook Brookshire.
He was a resident of Carolina Beach, NC.
He was a veteran of the US Army.
He was preceded in death by his parents.
Rooster is survived by his wife, Sherry Farnsworth Brookshire, daughter Elaine Wessel of Asheville N.C.; son Howard E (Pat) Brookshire III and wife Regina of Cincinnati, O.H.; daughter Judy Parsons of Morganton, N.C.; step-daughter and caregiver Leanne Womack of Carolina Beach , N.C. and step-son Brian Womack and wife Tammy of Vale N.C.
Also surviving are his grandchildren, William, Charles and Sarah Brookshire of Cincinnati, O.H. and Austin Womack of Waco, N.C..
The family received  friends at the home on Saturday, July 7, 2019 from 2 to 4 pm.
A private burial will follow.
In lieu of flowers, the family respectfully requests that donations be made to the Lower Cape Fear Hospice, 1414 Physicians Drive, Wilmington NC 28401 or to Nourish NC, 601 Greenfield, St, Wilmington NC 28401.

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