Micheal Dwaine Brooks


Micheal Dwaine Brooks, 45 of Mansfield, OH, passed away at Ohio Health Mansfield Hospital on Thursday, September 3, 2020. Micheal was born on September 12, 1974 in Mansfield, Ohio. He was the son of Lyna and Kim Mitchell (Brooks). Michael was extremely family oriented, athletic, and had an enormous personality that didn’t allow him to meet any strangers. Once you met Micheal you would never forget him. He had a loving heart and loved to speak his mind. Michael loved sports and he was a die-hard Cleveland Brown’s fan! He enjoyed fishing, good food, joking insults as only he could. Most of all, Michael enjoyed having a good time with family and friends with this pride & joy being his grandkids! He spent years working in the food service industry, janitorial services and being the “Northside Bouncer”. At anytime you could find Michael watching his favorite TV show, “Live PD”. Michael was an all around fun loving, caring person who was loved by many and will be missed by all. Micheal was preceded in death by great grandparents, Lillian and Alonzo Clemons; grandfather, Edward Brooks Sr., and cousins, Darrin Brooks, Andre Brooks and Myron Webb. Micheal leaves behind his parents: Lyna and Kim Mitchell, grandmother: Ollie J. Brooks; children: Eric Gardner, Quashawn Melton, Alyric Brooks, Najee Powell, Nysibreon Lanier, Michael Brooks, Chandler Bradford and Heavynliee Cochran; siblings: Mia (Jonah), Lyna (Keria), and Johanna; Beloved grandchildren: Javante and Jayla Toran; special friend forever: Suzetta Ross; nieces and nephews: Ananda Brooks, Imani Blakley and Lyna Brooks Jr.; aunts and uncles: Lillian Webb, Donna (Monroe) Carter, John (Renae) Brooks, Edward (Brenda) Brooks, and Tracy Brooks. The Crew: Jasen Mitchell, LeAunti Jefferson, Marvin Tanner, Warren Hargo, Jason Mack, Antonio Fletcher, Chris Samuel and a host of other family and many friends.

Visitation 10:00am – 12:00 noon followed by Private Funeral for FAMILY ONLY at 12:00 noon on Thursday, September 10, 2020 at The Oasis of Love Chester Ave. Mask and Social Distancing are required. Interment at Mansfield Cemetery.

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Condolence Messages

  1. Charles and Patti Ray

    Kim and Family, Our Prayers are with you!

  2. Kim Y. Hairston-Dismuke

    Praying for your strength. Look to the hills which cometh your help from the Lord.

  3. Kim I’m so sorry for your family’s loss. Praying for strength and comfort for all of your family. ❤❤

  4. R.I.H. Michael..My Condolences Go Out To your Father and Mother…Whom My Family Knows Very Well..And also too your Love Ones..

    • Michael was a good man 2nd St was are stomping grounds I grow up with him me an my family South side for life i will never forget you You an your sister an brother yall was family to us. I will never forget get all the good times we had as growing up as kid’s An when we got to to alduts we was still cool an having fun when i saw you much Love to you.


  5. Chrissy Bond-Wooster

    Tracy, sending love and prayers to your family as you celebrate your nephew’s life.

    Chrissy Bond-Wooster

  6. My condolences and prayers to the family. May God continue to give you strength every day. He will surely be missed and his bright smile.

  7. Clifford & Rebecca Clemons

    Sorry for your loss. Wish we could be there. But you are in our prayers and thoughts. May God comfort you and keep you through these difficult times.

  8. Sending love and prayers to the entire family. Michael was hilarious and made me laugh so many times through the years. He definitely had that Brooks charm & humor like his big Cousin. Praying for your strength these coming days when you say goodbye to Michael for the last time.. Im sure there’s a heck of a reunion in heaven right now with laughter, cracking jokes and stories being told none of us knew anything about

  9. Prayers for everyone with condolence. and sympathy MICHEAL. ill miss u. I cant believe your gone

  10. So sorry for your loss Michael was a good dude and will be missed.

  11. Prayers and may he rest easy my deepest condolences

  12. Mama Kim my heart is broken for you and the entire family. I’m missing him so much
    RIP Michael ♥️ Forever and always dear friend ♥️

  13. Keisha & Pernell Allen

    We are praying for your family. Michael was a very good guy who will be missed by many. May God comfort keep and protect you during this time. Your help will come from the Lord.

  14. My deepest condolences to the entire Family or this great unexpected loss. Micheal went to school and play sports with my son. I knew him as being hilarious, always smiling and cracking jokes. My prayers sent to you all from my Family to your’s. R.I.P Micheal from the Jefferson Family

  15. Sylvia Perdue and Chante Brown

    Kim i sm sorry for ur loss praying for u and ur family

  16. My deepest and most sincere condolences to ALL who knew and loved Micheal. Special hugs and love to his parents, siblings, children, grandparents, aunts, uncles, cousins and A1’s from day one.
    Rest well my friend – Class of ‘93 – Appleseed & Senior High

  17. So many prayers

  18. Mike and Renea Collins

    My thoughts and prayers are with my childhood friend and neighbor, Kim. Prayers of comfort and strength to Miss Ollie Jean and the entire family!

  19. Still in shock!!!!! But I know God doesn’t make mistakes. Your work here was done. You did what you were born to do!!!!! Rest easy my forever love!!!!!

  20. I am sorry For Ur Loss to Brooks family I Will Definitely Miss U We had Unbreakable praying for strength and Comfort for ur Family

  21. Heartfelt condolences to the family. Keeping you all in prayers.

    Rosie Jean, Elaine, Burke Jr, Clarence and Carmen

  22. Mitchell, Cobb, and, Martin Side

    We will always remember you as a strong supporter of the family.. no one will ever fill the space you hold in our hearts Michael. Love and Miss you.
    Mitchell, Cobb, and Martin side of the family

  23. Always had that beautiful smile….my condolences to the family

  24. My prayers and hugs to you all. I went to school with Michael. I hadn’t seen him in a long time because I moved away but he was always a nice guy. Always had hugs for me an laughs when we was around each other. Just a gentle soul. I’m so sorry to hear this. This is a great loss for the Mansfield community. My heart is with you all. ❤️

  25. Anthony Hawkins jr

    Rest in peace my friend until we meet again

  26. Andre’ & Tiffany Wilson

    Michael TRULY was a great guy…He will be missed by all who knew him. Praying for comfort, strength and most of all peace that surpasses all understanding For his entire family and close friends. Rest Peacefully Micheal

  27. There’s so many positive things I can say about Michael. I have lots and lots of wonderful memories of him. I am sorry he had to leave his friends and family because he lightened everyone’s day just to be around him. R.I.H. Michael Brooks

  28. So sorry for your loss Kim. Many prayers

  29. I’m so sorry to hear of the loss of your son Michael. My heart hurts for you and I’m praying for you and your family. With Heartfelt Sympathy.

  30. Prayers to everyone and will miss you Michael. Such a sweet man. Always smiling, and good at heart. Class of 93 forever. RIP Michael.
    Love Yvonne R

  31. Adonnis Stevenson

    Sending my deepest condolences to the entire family, his infectious smile and laughter will truly be missed.
    Rest In Peace my friend

  32. Rest in love Michael. Stay encouraged in the LORD GOD

  33. Ms Senita L Feagin

    Michael was a
    Person who when I was around always had a smile and laughter, when I’d come home we would talk about good ole times in school and just laugh, was so cool never changed a day in life. You will be missed! Condolences to the family !!! RIH

  34. My deepest condolences and sympathy go out to Kim, Lyna and the family. Michael will be missed.

  35. Mrs. Melikia "Nikki" Sylvester- Bishop

    To the family and friends of Michael Brooks Sr., son, father, brother, cousin, grandfather, and true friend,

    I can’t imagine what you must be feeling right now, but I want you to know that we are just a phone call away. May fond memories of Mike bring you comfort during this hard time in your life. My heartfelt condolences and prayers are extended to you Mia Michelle, and your family.

    Melikia Sylvester-Bishop,
    Owner/Operator A&M Services LLC
    Wrightsville Beach, North Carolina

  36. Maurice Jefferson

    To my friend, my classmate, my football and track brother. My deepest sympathy for the Brooks family and his children. Michael was one of the funniest dudes I’ve ever met. He always had a smile on his face and a joke to crack. Michael your time on this earth will never be forgotten. Thank you for the years of joys and laughter you gave us. Our deepest sympathy and heart thoughts are with you and your family at this time.
    Love always

  37. Brenda Lomax & Family

    R.I.P. KING

  38. Still in disbelief… My prayers and deepest condolences to the family and dear friends. I have nothing but fun memories of Michael. I never witnessed anything but love from him to everyone. ❤️

  39. Kim and Lyna-it is with a heavy heart that I’m experiencing after reading of the loss of your precious son. May prayers, your fund memories and God’s promise to bring him back comfort you at this difficult time. ( Acts 24:15 ) Love you my friends

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