Oleta F. Brooks, 93, of Mexico, died Friday, August 25, 2017 at Pin Oaks Living Center.
Graveside services were held Sunday, August 27th at 2:00 p.m. at East Lawn Memorial Park. Visitation was Sunday from 1-2 at Arnold Funeral Home.
Oleta was born on March 16, 1924 in Perry, MO, the daughter of Henry and Rosa Oleta (Isman) Heckart. She was first married to Norman Bailey Dunlap on Aug. 7, 1941 and he preceded her in death. On May 19,1951, she married Lloyd V. Brooks who preceded her in death on May 15, 2002.
She is survived by a daughter-in-law, Pat Dunlap of Perry; two grandchildren, Dale Dunlap of Perry and Shelley (Steve) Wiler of Bowling Green; eight great-grandchildren, Brian Wasson, Austin Wasson, Bailey Wasson, Will (Maekayla) Wiler, Tasha Wiler, Bryce Dunlap, Molly Dunlap, and Tristan Dunlap; four great-great-grandchildren, Bentley, Mathew, James and Jett. She is also survived by her nieces and nephews, Allen (Mary Jo) Heckart of Idaho, Ann Heckart of Mexico, Kay (Ron) Thurston of Centralia and Ray Heckart of St. Louis.
In addition to her parents and husbands, she was preceded in death by her son Norman “Denny” Dunlap and two brothers, Marvin Heckart and LaVerne Heckart.
Memorials may be made to Preferred Hospice or Pike County Hospice in care of Arnold Funeral Home, 425 S. Jefferson, Mexico, MO 65265
Condolences at www.arnoldfh.com