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“My condolences for your loss. May God bless the family with peace and kindness during this difficult time. ”
1 of 7 | Posted by: Annie Brown - GA - Acquaintance

“Linda and Family , we are so sorry to learn about Pete's death , Our thought's and prayers are with you and your family , love yall Steve ,mary ”
2 of 7 | Posted by: steve watkins - jefferson, GA

“Linda and family, We are so sorry to learn of Earnest's death. Due to current health problems we are unable to be there in person, but we wanted you...Read More »
3 of 7 | Posted by: Bill and Lucy Whitley - winder, GA

“So sorry to hear about Ernest. Linda, you and your family are in my thoughts and prayers. ”
4 of 7 | Posted by: John Adams - Monroe, GA - Friend

“Dear Donna,I'll be praying for you and your family. God's love and grace are always with you.Much loveSincerely,Judi ”
5 of 7 | Posted by: Judi Vose - Monroe, GA - Friend

“Linda I am so sorry for your loss. Love to you and your family. Velma Hawkins ”
6 of 7 | Posted by: Velma Hawkins - Lawton, OK

“Some may remember me as Hank.I lived with my grandparents up the road fromJunebug in 1956,'57.He was my best friend in those days. I remember him as...Read More »
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Mr. Earnest H. Rooks, age 71, of Winder, Georgia passed away May 26, 2018. A Son of the late Harold and Clara Frances Vanderford Rooks, he had resided in Barrow County for most of his life. Mr. Rooks was a member of Bethel Baptist Church and had attended Bear Creek First Baptist Church. He was a carpenter and was employed with the William Scotsman Company. He was a member of the 1964 Graduating Class of Winder-Barrow High School.

Family members include Wife, Linda Towe Rooks, Children, Lisa Hellums and Donna (Greg) Dean all of Winder, Georgia, Grandchildren, Ashley Dean, Kristin Dean and Brett Hellums, Siblings, Libby (Ricky) Wingo of Florida, Gilda Allison of Gainesville, Georgia and Jackie (Ronnie) Kinsey of Florida.

The Family will receive friends Monday, May 28, 2018 from 4:00 P. M. until 8:00 P. M. at the funeral home. A Funeral Service will be held Tuesday, May 29, 2018 at 4:00 P. M. from the Chapel of Carter Funeral Home with Rev. Johnny Wright, Rev. Steve Ray and Rev. Joe Hughes officiating. Interment will be at Barrow Memorial Gardens.