Robert Tooks was born on December 12, 1954 in Stephens. On Friday, August 23, 2019, one of God’s angels was sent to John R. Williamson Hospice House in El Dorado to claim his flower, Robert E. Tooks.
Robert worked in the oil field for several years.
Robert was engaged to Sharon Smith whom he thought was the most beautiful women in the world and loved dearly.
Robert was preceded in death by his parents, Herbert and Queen Ester Tooks; one sister, Mae Francis; and four brothers, Lee Henderson Russ, Joe Russ, Charles Tooks and Herbert Tooks Jr.
He leaves to cherish his loving memory one son, Keith Torrence (Faith) of Camden; his sisters, Opal Hughey (Charles) of Stephens, Opal Ford (Johnny) of Camden and Dominique Porchia of Muskegon, MI; and a very special niece, Latren Tooks of Magnolia.
Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Saturday, August 31, 2019 at St. James AME Church in Stephens.
The clergyman will be the Rev. Ray Johnson.
Interment will follow at Macedonia Cemetery in Stephens under the direction of Marks Funeral Home.
Visitation will be from 11:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Friday at Marks Funeral Home.