Jane (Cocoa) Brooks Thompson, 66, died Sunday, Aug. 21, 2016 at Lower Cape Fear Hospice and LifeCare Center. She was born Aug. 11, 1950 in Columbus County. She was preceded in death by her parents, James A. Brooks and Elizabeth High Brooks; and grandparents, Walter P. High and Mary D. High.
She received an associate degree from Southeastern Community College. She was formerly employed with Pizza Hut.
The family will receive friends from 7-8:30 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 23 at Peacock Funeral Home. Her funeral service will be conducted at 10 a.m. Wednesday, Aug. 24 in the funeral home chapel with Revs. Chip Hannah and Lester Frink officiating. Burial will be in Peacock’s Columbus Memorial Park.
She is survived by her husband, James W. Thompson; one son, Benjamin Brooks of Whiteville; one brother, James A. Brooks Jr. of Lake Wacamaw; and one granddaughter.