Harrison Eulan Brooks, 89, of Copperhill, Tennessee, passed away Tuesday, April 11, 2023, at Union General Hospital in Blairsville, GA. Eulan was born August 21, 1933, in Copperhill, TN to Jack and Martha Hendrix Brooks. Eulan was preceded in death by father, Jack Brooks; mother, Martha Brooks; sister, Ruth Farmer; sister, Lorene Collis; sister, Jewel Bailey; sister, Hazel McCay; brother, Hubert Brooks; brother, Leland Brooks; brother, Cicero Brooks and an infant sibling. He is survived by his wife of 69 years Ruth Ann Kovsky Brooks; daughter Carol (Todd) Dilbeck; daughter Karen (Randal) Hensley; daughter Kathy (Terry) Pack; grandson Aaron (Dawn) Martin; granddaughter Alanna (Ray) Soldinie; grandson Matt Hensley; great-grandson Logan Martin; great-granddaughter Mia Grace Soldinie; beloved dog, Lola. He was a member of Coletown Baptist Church and spent many evenings and weekends remodeling the church and adding additional Sunday School classrooms as well as construction of the pastorium. He retired from Tennessee Chemical Company and the Cochran Funeral Home. Eulan was a hard worker and loved his family, carpentry, woodworking, gardening, puzzles, Sudoku, whittling, and learning new things.
The funeral service will be Sunday, April 16, at 4:00 p.m. at the Cochran Funeral Home chapel in McCaysville with Rev. Steve Smith officiating and Lynn Cheek presenting the eulogy. The following gentlemen will serve as pallbearers: Todd Dilbeck, Randal Hensley, Terry Pack, Aaron Martin, Matt Hensley, Logan Martin, and Ray Soldinie. The family will receive friends at Cochran Funeral Home Sunday, April 16, from 2:00 until time of the service at 4:00 p.m. Cochran Funeral Home is honored to serve the family of Harrison Eulan Brooks; you may send condolences to the family and sign the guest register at www.cochranfuneralhomes.com.