Raymond Rooks, 74, of Flat Rock, IN passed away Monday, May 14, 2018 at Heritage House of Shelbyville, in Shelbyville, Indiana. He was born January 3, 1944 in Adair County, KY, a son of the late Delmer and Flossie (Burton) Rooks.
He retired from David R. Webb in Edinburgh, Indiana where he worked in the maintenance department.
7 sons: Leroy Black of Columbus, IN; Billy (Christina) Black of Seymour, IN; Dewayne Rooks of Columbus, IN; Mike (Velma) Rooks of Columbia, KY; Mitchell (Bernice) Rooks of Columbia, KY; Mark Rooks of Columbia, KY; Mickey (Dinah) Rooks of Columbia, KY
2 daughters: Sharon (Richard) Hamlet of Columbia, KY; Anissia Russell of Columbia, KY
His companion: Elva Jackson of Flat Rock, IN
Several grandchildren & great-grandchildren
3 brothers: Leonard (Brenda) Rooks of Edinburgh, IN; Gary (Leanna) Rooks of Edinburgh, IN; Dewey Ray (Sue) Rooks of Columbia, KY
1 sister: Alice Ruth McFarland of Columbia, KY
Funeral Service: Thursday, May 17, 2018 at 7:30pmCT at Eskew-Eaton Funeral Home in Edinburgh, IN with Reverend Terry England officiating
Visitation: Thursday, May 17, 2018 beginning at 4:00pmET
Graveside Service: Friday, May 18, 2018 at 11amCT in Columbia, KY at Adkins Cemetery, 2295 Sulphur Creek Road
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the Eskew-Eaton Funeral Home, 302 East Main Cross Street, Edinburgh, IN, 46124.
This obituary information is a courtesy to the family by Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home in Columbia.