- April 18, 1928 - April 3, 2017
- Mcdonough, Georgia
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Mrs. Frances Irene Pendley Alexander Brooks, age 89 of McDonough, Georgia passed away April 3, 2017. She was born in McDonough, Georgia to the late Benjamin Franklin and Maude Woodward Pendley. Frances was preceded in death by her husbands, Joe Clower Alexander and Murphy Candler Brooks and by step sons, Phillip Brooks and Eugene Brooks, a grandson, Joseph Petit and all of her siblings. Frances was a member of Oakland Baptist Church. She had worked as a phone operator, at the Five & Dime on the McDonough square, for the Hampton House, Sizzlin Platter and Big B Drugs. She enjoyed spending time with her family, watching the news and nature shows, doing yardwork, taking trips to the North Georgia mountains and doting on her cats. Survivors include her daughter, Sandra Alexander Petit of McDonough; step daughter, Cynthia Marie Hairston of Axton, VA; grandchildren, Brandie Petit (Chris) Robinson of Locust Grove, Rodney Brooks of Canton, Chad (Jennifer) Brooks of McDonough, Jason Brooks of McDonough and Jeremy (Holly) Brooks of Grantville; great grandchildren, Seth Nelms, Lani Robinson, Hailey Brooks and several other great grandchildren; sister in law, Wincie Brooks Moore of Nesbit, Mississippi; numerous nieces and nephews. Friends may visit the family Thursday, April 6, 2017 from 5:00 – 8:00 PM at the funeral home. A memorial service will be held at a later date. Haisten Funeral Home of McDonough, www.haistenfunerals.com.