Charlie Thomas Brooks

Published 1:59 pm Wednesday, June 28, 2017

Charlie Thomas Brooks, 76, of Red Oak, passed away on Friday, June 23, 2017. He was born on April 30, 1941 in Charlotte County, to the late Thomas and Elsie Brooks.

Charlie was a retired tobacco farmer. He was predeceased by his parents, step-son, Dusty Covington, grandson, Brian Mills, step-grandson, Spud Covington and two sisters, Thelma Tuck and Virginia Morgan.

He is survived by his wife, Frances Covington; three daughters, Peggy Williams and her husband, Kenneth of Saxe, Linda Smith of Boydton, and Patty Mills and Tony Lacks of Chase City; step-son, Ronald Covington of Chase City; three grandchildren, Paul Jones and his wife, Emma, Amy Hite and her husband, Jonathan and JoAnn Smith and fiancé, Matt Willis; step-granddaughter, Carly Covington; and three great-grandchildren, Jillian Jones, Luke Jones and Riley Hite.

A visitation was held on Monday, June 26, 2017 at Newcomb Allgood Funeral Home.

In lieu of flowers, please consider memorial contributions to the Chase City Rescue Squad, P.O. Box 81, Chase City, Virginia 23924. Online condolences may be expressed at

Newcomb Allgood Funeral Home in Chase City, handled the arrangements.