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Reda F. Rooks, 64, Columbia, KY (1959-2023)

Reda Faye Rooks of Columbia passed away on Thursday, December 7, 2023, at the Russell County Hospital. She was 64 years old.

Funeral services will be held at 2pmCT on Monday, December 11, 2023, at Free Union Separate Baptist Church, 4642 Sano Rd., Columbia, KY, with Bro. Craig Huddleston officiating. Burial will follow in the Free Union Cemetery.

Visitation will be on Monday from 10amCT until 2pmCT at the Free Union Separate Baptist Church.

She was born on March 9, 1959, in Adair County to the late Billy and Hazel McQueary Harmon.

Mrs. Rooks was a member of the Free Union Separate Baptist Church and enjoyed shopping and spending time with her family and friends.

Survivors include her husband of 48 years Roy Rooks of Columbia, KY; a daughter Kim Rooks Bryant (Jessie) of Columbia, KY; three grandchildren Dylan Godsey (Brittney), C. J. Bryant, and Emma Bryant; two great-grandchildren Abigail and Colton Godsey; five siblings Pam Doss (Richard) of Columbia, KY, Lisa Morgan Graves of Greenbrier, TN, Lois Ferguson (Greg) of Georgetown, KY, Gayla Hilliard (Charles) of Springfield, TN, and Roger Harmon of Texas and several nieces and nephews.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her In-laws J. C. and Glenna Rooks, a sister Vickie Phelps, and a brother Rodney Harmon.

Pallbearers will be Dylan Godsey, C. J. Bryant, Jason Doss, Ryan Doss, Jesse Graves, and Brandon Bennett.

Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. Online condolences at

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Reda Rooks, 64, Columbia, KY (1959-2023)

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