EDDYVILLE — Gary D. Brooks, 74, of Eddyville died Sunday, April 28, 2013, at Select Specialty Hospital in Evansville, Ind.
Mr. Brooks was retired from the Illinois Department of Natural Resources, having served as superintendent of Sam Parr State Park and Crawford County Conservation Area. He was a member of Central Presbyterian Church in Princeton, Newton Masonic Lodge, Valley of Madisonville Consistory, Ainad Shrine, and Order of Kentucky Colonel. He was also an Army veteran.
He is survived by his wife, Muriel Wanker Brooks; one son, Chris Brooks of Calhoun, Ill.; and one granddaughter, Shauna Brooks of Newton, Ill.His parents were John Dale and Imogene Matlock Brooks.Memorial services will be later.