Mary “Jean” Brooks Spakes, age 89, born January 10, 1933 to Mayford and Jessie Brooks of Bean Station, passed away on Saturday, October 1, 2022. She was a member of First United Methodist Church of Morristown and a member of the Eastern Star. She was preceded in death by her husband, L.C. Spakes; brothers, Arthur, Doyle, Curtis, Frank, and George Brooks; and sister, Sarah Davis. She is survived by her sister, Betty Repass; four children, Alicia Johnson, Rhonda Simmons, Lloyd (Debra) Drinnon, and Starr (Ray) Russell; seven grandchildren, Shawn, Brian (Kristen), and Tyler (Theresa) Kitts, Stephanie Dockery, Ian Drinnon, Laura (Michael) Blair, and Sydney (Allen) Beswick; eight great-grandchildren, Kaylen, Olivia, Faith, and Sam Kitts, Mica and Mason Dockery, and Finley and Elliott Blair; two great-great grandchildren, Isaiah and Paisley Howard; and special friends, Ruth Brooks, Mel Arakaki, Evelyn Hein, and Margaret McBride. The family will receive friends from 5 – 7 p.m. Tuesday, October 4th at Westside Chapel Funeral Home. Funeral services will follow at 7 p.m. with Rev. Jason McIntosh officiating. Private graveside services will be held at Hamblen Memory Gardens. Arrangements by Westside Chapel Funeral Home in Morristown.