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David J. Rooks

October 14, 1960 ~ March 5, 2022 (age 61)


David J. Rooks, known to some as "Round Man" and "Big Daddy" died Saturday, March 5, 2022, at his residence.

Born in Vienna, he was the son of the late Lonnie Thurston Rooks and Anna Louise Brown Rooks.  Before becoming disabled, David had worked at Noble Gin.  He was a hard worker and a loyal employee.  He was a loving husband, father and grandfather.

Survivors include:
Wife:  Marlaine "Molly" Taylor Rooks of Vienna

Margaret Charlene Taylor of Vienna
Brittany Nicole Adkins of Vienna
Charles Kellis Taylor of Macon

Katherine Rooks of Vienna
Brenda Payne of Abbeville

Yakira Taylor of Vienna
Ethan Lester of Vienna

Several nieces and nephews also survive.

His sister, Martha Rooks Wade, preceded him in death.

A visitation will be held 5 - 7 PM Tuesday, March 8 at the funeral home.

The family requests donations be made to Brannen-NeSmith Funeral Home to help defray expenses.

Brannen-NeSmith Funeral Home of Vienna has charge of arrangements.

To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of David J. Rooks, please visit our floral store.


March 8, 2022

5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Brannen-NeSmith Funeral Home - Vienna
1411 East Union Street
Vienna, GA 31092

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