Audrey Brooks Prout
Tue, 2014/10/07 - 7:32am News Staff
Audrey Brooks Prout transitioned to her heavenly home Saturday, September 27, 2014. She was the beautiful and loving wife of A. Ernest Prout for 49 years. Their union produced one child: Diana Prout Marbley (CJ) of Baltimore MD. She was the grandmother of Lillian, Caleb, Audrey, and Ernest Marbley. She was preceded in death by her parents, Alfred Sr. and Mable Brooks; four sisters, Jacqueline Jackson, Marceline Allen, Ruth (Robert) Jones, Martha Brooks; three brothers, Bernard, George Sr., and Alfred Jr. Brooks. She leaves to cherish her memories siblings Clifford (Marguerite), Clinton (late Ada), Rev. Joseph A. (late Patsy), Juanita Brooks, and Catherine (Dave) Butler; five sister-in-laws, Linda, Olivia, and Carolyn Prout, Irene and Josephine Brooks; five godchildren; and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. Christian Unity B.C. of New Orleans LA, CMMBA Churches, Orleans Parish School System, Crescent Technology, Touro employees, family and friends attended an evening of expressions on Friday, October 3, 2014. Visitation and the home going services took place on Saturday, October 4, 2014. Officiating Minister was Pastor Joseph A. Brooks. All services were at Greater Morning Star Missionary Baptist Church in Belle Chasse. Interment Bayhi Cemetery, Belle Chasse. Professional services entrusted to Murray Henderson Funeral Home.