Daniel William Brooks, Sr. was born December 28, 1945 to the late George P. Brooks and Sarah Brooks Cason. He is preceded in death by his late wife, Sandra Jean Brooks; two brothers, George Pete, Jr. and Leroy Brooks.
He received his early education at Seatach Elementary School and then Princess Anne County. He worked over 50 years doing construction work. He always smiled when he came around and had something to joke about. He enjoyed fishing,
hunting and sports.
He leaves to cherish his memory his son, Daniel Williams Brooks, Jr.; three daughters, Sabrina (Robert), Latasha (Christopher), and Danielle (Salim); 9 grandchildren, 5 great grandchildren; two sisters, Lenora Odom (Joseph), Frances Price and a host of nieces, nephews, relatives and friends and a longtime companion, Mrs. Winnie.