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Robert Jerome Brooks Sr. (Brooksie), a native of Mathews, Va., transitioned on Saturday, Feb. 27, 2021, at The Gardens at Warwick Forest in Newport News, Va.

Robert leaves to cherish his memory five children, Bridget Carter (John) of Mathews, Dianne T. Brooks and Donnell Tillage of Gloucester, Va., Robert Brooks Jr. of Gloucester, and Denise Williams (Reginald) of Hampton, Va.

A walk-through viewing will be held on Saturday, March 6, 2021, from 5-7 p.m. at the funeral home. A homegoing service will be on Sunday, March 7, 2021, at 1 p.m. at Newington Baptist Church, Gloucester.

Arrangements entrusted to Forrest Brothers Funeral Home, Hudgins, Va.