Bridge City
Zack G. Brooks, 49, of Bridge City, died Thursday, July 2, 2009 at Christus Hospital St. Mary in Port Arthur.Funeral services will be at 2 p.m., Sunday, July 5,at the Second Baptist Church in Bridge City with Br. Bobby Hoffpauir and Br. Bob Boone officiating. Burial will follow at Hillcrest Memorial Park under the direction of Levingston Funeral Home in Groves.

Zack was born June 2, 1960 in Port Arthur to Thomas T. Brooks Sr. and Betty Shoalmire Brooks. He was a lifelong area resident and graduated from Bridge City High School. Zack worked in construction as a contract laborer for many years.

Survivors include his parents, Tom and Betty Brooks of Mauriceville, formerly of Bridge City; sister, Sheila Keeler and husband, Mike of Buna; brother, Tommy Brooks and wife, Lisa of Mauriceville; five nieces and nephews; and a host of family and friends.

Special thanks to Dr. Kimberly Pitts, Oak Grove Nursing Home, and all those who treated Zack through his lifelong battle with spina bifida.

Friends wishing may send memorial contributions to Second Baptist Church or charity of their choice.