Michael Jack Brooks

September 30, 2022

Michael Jack Brooks, 80, of rural Frankfort, died September 30, 2022 at his residence.  He was born May 10, 1942 in Michigan to Jack & Peggy (Straugh) Brooks.  He married Sherri Norris on August 23, 2005 and she survives.

Michael lived the majority of his life in Indianapolis before moving to Frankfort.  He was a professional musician for over 25 years and his love was the organ and keyboard.  He also owned J. Michael Brooks Photography for 50 years. Michael has won numerous awards with his art photography. He was affiliated with the Corinth Church in Brownsburg and ministered at Cedars of Lebanon Worship Center for 10 years.  A pilot, he loved airplanes, photography, and his wood working shop where he refurnished antique furniture.

Visitation and Services

A gathering of friends & family will be from 2-3 p.m. October 15, 2022 at the Corinth Church, 6590 E CR 1000 N, Brownsburg, IN. A Celebration of Life will begin at 3 p.m. at the church. Memorial donations may be made to the family to help defer expenses.

Survived by:

Wife: Sherri Brooks of rural Frankfort, 3 Sons: Michael Chris (Carrie) Brooks, Tim (Julie) Brooks, Vince (Beth) Brooks, 4 Daughters: Tamara DePottey, Jordan (John) Wood, Danielle (Christopher) Williamson, Rachel (Raymond) Gray, Brother: Lance Brooks, Sister-in-Law: Janet Brooks, 21 Grandchildren and 9 Great Grandchildren.

Preceded by:

He was preceded in death by his parents, brother, Terry Brooks and Sister, Darla Neva


Leave your Condolences

4 Condolences for “Michael Jack Brooks”

  1. Frankie October 4, 2022 at 1:36 pm

    Love you Sherri. My deepest condolences.

  2. Steven, Kimmie & TJ October 4, 2022 at 11:12 pm

    Prayers for you & the family.
    We love you

  3. Dottie Pilley October 13, 2022 at 9:27 am

    Our love and prayers to the family of Mike Brooks.
    Love and prayers from Jill Carroll and Dottie Pilley

  4. Thomas Marr March 11, 2023 at 5:41 pm

    So sad for all. Wishing complete healing for his family and friends.

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