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Faye Lynn Bruffy Brooks

February 1, 1951 - January 22, 2022

Faye Lynn Bruffy Brooks, 70 of Lynchburg, was called home to be with the Lord on Saturday, January 22, 2022, at her residence. She was the wife of Donald Brooks for 37 years.

Faye was born February 1, 1951, in Lynchburg to the late James Hamlet Bruffy and Nellie Bruffy Breeden. She was preceded in death by her stepfather Russell M. Breeden, brothers in law Marshall R. Witt, Dennis Brooks, Butch Hudson, sisters in law Evelyn G Bruffy and Debra Hudson. She was a member of Gethsemane Baptist Church and retired from the City of Lynchburg after 29 years of employment. She was very sweet, loving and kind to all.

In addition to her husband she is survived by her children Jonathan Burford (Lisa), Kimberly Williams (Otis), Anthony Scott Burford (Stacy) and Daniel Brooks, eight grandchildren and one great grandchild; her sister Sandra Witt; brothers Cartlton Bruffy and Melvin Bruffy (Angelia); stepsisters Judy Brower (Jim) and Bonnie Boyd (Jerry); brothers in law Robert Viar (Patsy), Bill Viar ( Claudia). A special niece Jennifer Muncy and numerous other nieces, nephews, family and friends.

A memorial service will be conducted at a later date. In lieu of flowers, please consider donating to Gethsemane Baptist Church 411 Blue Ridge Street Lynchburg, Virginia 24501. The family would like to express sincere thanks to Heartland Hospice and her special caretakers Donna, Emily and Penny for the care she received during the last year.

Tharp Funeral Home & Crematory, Lynchburg, is assisting the family.

A memorial service will be conducted at a later date.

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I'm very sorry about Faye. My thoughts and prayers go out to Nellie and the whole family. I know Faye will be greatly missed and we'll all be reunited in heaven one day. Faye was always kind and fun to be around. I'll remember all the good times from our childhood and all the sleep overs. With love and sympathy.

Posted by Carolyn Cyrus on February 3, 2022

So sorry to hear of Faye’s passing, we graduated together from BHS. My sincere sympathy to her family and friends.

Posted by Pat Childers on January 30, 2022

It breaks our heart that you are no longer with us. Never was there a kinder person than you. We are so thankful the Bruffy family came into our life and God blessed us with all of you. We will miss you! Until we meet again in Heaven you will always be with us in heart and mind. Hug daddy for us . We love you Sister!

Posted by Judy & Jim Brower on January 28, 2022

I worked with Faye for several years at B&G, She was one of a kind, she had a kind heart and she was a undercover comedian. She made me laugh on several occasions. Faye had love for all those that deserved it. May she rest in peace.

Posted by Teresa R Hall on January 27, 2022

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