David Gene “Buzzard” Brooks


David Gene “Buzzard” Brooks
David Gene “Buzzard” Brooks

David Gene “Buzzard” Brooks, 68, of Stinnett, TX died Sept. 22, 2021.

Services will be at 1:00 p.m., Monday, Sept. 27, 2021, at First Street Church in Dumas, TX.  Burial will follow at Dumas Cemetery.  Arrangements are by Boxwell Brothers Funeral Directors of Dumas, TX, 500 N. Maddox Ave.

David was born July 14, 1953, in Dumas, TX to Perry and Violet Brooks.  He graduated from Dumas High School in 1972.

He married Stephanie Traylor on November 21, 1990, in Dumas.  He worked for Phillips Petroleum for 34 years.  David loved old cars, especially Studebakers.  He enjoyed watching the Oklahoma Sooners and Dallas Cowboys.  He also loved to campout and BBQ.  Most of all he enjoyed spending time with his family.

He was preceded in death by his parents; and two brothers, Jack and Sonny Brooks.

Survivors include his wife Stephanie Brooks, of Stinnett, TX; three daughters, Jackie Fae Brown of Kernersville, NC, Sasha Duque of Borger, TX, and Tiffany Davis of Houston, TX; two sons, Clinton Brooks of Dugway, UT, and Cody Davis of Amarillo, TX; a brother, Danny Brooks of Georgia; two sisters Darlene Coday, of Arizona and Gloria Brown of Indiana; 12 grandchildren; and 2 great-grandchildren.

8 Replies to “David Gene “Buzzard” Brooks”

  1. Stephanie Gary and I are so sorry to hear of David’s passing. Please know our prayers and thoughts are with all of you. Gary and Genia Burgess

  2. Mara and I want the family to know that we were very sad to hear of David passing. Know that our thoughts and prayers are with all of you as you go through this tough time.

    Leasha and Mara Brooks

  3. I am very sorry for your loss. Uncle held a special place in our hearts and will be missed dearly. Love you Aunt Stephanie and our thoughts and prayers are with you and family.


  4. I’m so sorry for your loss! I love you Stephanie and my Uncle David. He loved you so much and you made him so happy!

    Love you

  5. Stephanie and Family,
    You have our sincere condolences, and we will keep you close in our thoughts and prayers in the coming weeks.

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