Iola E. Brooks, 85, of Marshall, died Tuesday, Feb. 14, 2006, at Fitzgibbon Hospital in Marshall.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 18, at Handy Chapel A.M.E. Church in Marshall. Burial will be in Fairview Cemetery in Marshall. Friends may call from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday at H.T. May and Son Funeral Home in Marshall.
Born April 18, 1920, in Saline County, she attended public school in the county. She was a member of Handy Chapel A.M.E. Church. She retired from the Missouri State School in 1986.
Survivors include six cousins, Bennie Martin of Florrissant, Allean Davis of Carrollton, Donald Martin of Oakland, Calif., and Denise Hergins, Wilbur Hergins and Martin Hergins, all of Marshall.