Brooks, Constance Beverly

Wednesday, September 11, 2019
Constance Brooks
Constance Brooks

Constance Beverly Brooks, 66, of Chattanooga, passed away on Monday, September 9, 2019, at Life Care of Hixson.  

She was a 1971 graduate of Howard High School and received her A.A. degree in Business from Chattanooga State Community College.  Constance was a member of New Emanuel Baptist Church.  She was formerly employed by Erlanger and Memorial Hospital. 

Constance was preceded in death by her parents, Noble and Eunice Brooks; brother, Anthony Brooks; and sister, Sharon Brooks.  

Survivors include her sons, Shannon (Carmen) Schreane, Sr. of Chattanooga and Marcus (Cassandra) McKibben, Sr. of Nashville, TN; grandchildren, Jasmine Schreane, Tyla Smith, Asia Schreane, Marcus McKibben, Jr., Shannon Schreane, Jr., Brian Fletcher, Chyna Fletcher, and Cholbi Fletcher; great-grandchildren, Robin Rose, Aubrey, Julius, Jaylen, and Josiah; sister, Ouida (George) Hudgins of Chattanooga; a host of nieces; nephews; cousins; other relatives and close friends. 

A memorial service will be on Saturday, Sept. 14, at 4 p.m. in the chapel of Taylor Funeral Home.


Mynatt, Eleanor

Payne, Nancy Arlene

Ryan, Richard Allen “Dick”


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