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Faye Fisher Rooks

September 19, 1934 — December 21, 2023

Mount Pleasant

Faye Fisher Rooks

 

Faye Fisher Rooks, 89, of Mt. Pleasant, NC, went Home to be with our Lord, Thursday December 21, at the Mt. Pleasant House.

The funeral will be at Miami Baptist Church Thursday, December 28, 2023 at 2:00 pm. The family will receive friends from 12:00 till 1:45 pm. at the church. The service will be officiated by Rev. Lewis Whittington and Rev. Tommy Lambert. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. 
 

Mrs. Rooks was born September 19, 1934 in Cabarrus County, daughter of the late Paul Fisher and Minnie Creed Fisher. She was a very active member of Miami Baptist Church where she enjoyed church life and teaching bible school. She also liked quilting, reading and learning about and visiting the Amish Country. Her late husband Cletus Rooks, was a staff sergeant in the US Army serving 20 years. Faye was a military wife taking care of family life at home in Mt. Pleasant.

Mrs. Rooks is survived by daughters, Cathy Whittington (Lewis), Debbie Nash (Frank); son Jeff Rooks (Telka); nine grandchildren, Shawn Whittinton, Darin McKenna, Aaron Tuttle, Amber Yost (Tony), Jennifer Whittington (Kelly), Brian Pennington (Ian), Aaron Rooks (Ashley), Brad Rooks (Tyler), Jared Rooks (Sarah), eight great grandkids, Raegan and Lizzy Yost, Eli Tuttle, Kinley, Sophie, Lincoln Rooks, Trenton and Jaxon Rooks.
 
The Rooks family would like to thank the Staff of The Greens, Mt. Pleasant House and VIA Hospice for the care they took of our Mother, Grandma, Mawmaw and Nana.
 
We would also like to thank her special caregiver, niece Lucy Gray. Thank you Lucy for the love you had for our Mother.  And her cousin, Annie Barrier who was her constant companion until she became ill in 2020.

Memorials may be directed to Miami Baptist Church, 6701 Miami Church Rd., Concord, NC 28025

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Visitation

Thursday, December 28, 2023

12:00 - 1:45 pm (Eastern time)

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Funeral Service

Thursday, December 28, 2023

Starts at 2:00 pm (Eastern time)

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Burial

Thursday, December 28, 2023

Miami Baptist Church Cemetery

6701 Miami Church Rd, Concord, NC 28025

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