Phyllis Elaine (Thivener) Brooks, age 86, passed away in her sleep August 26, 2015. Preceded in death by parents Paul and Oakley Thivener and husband Warren Brooks. Phyllis was a very caring wife, mother, grandmother and great grandmother. Survived by sons Benny (Joanne) and John (Joy); grandchildren, John (Elisabeth) Brooks, Joanna (Matt) Kray, Jason (Stacey) Brooks, Jennifer (Dan) Rasar, Joshua Brooks and 15 great grandchildren. Friends may call 9 to 11 AM Saturday at HILL FUNERAL HOME, 220 S. State St., Westerville followed immediately with a graveside service at Forest Lawn Memorial Park. In lieu of flowers contributions may be made to Mount Carmel Hospice or Delaware Council for Older Adults.