Stanley Brooks, 97, of Fripp Island, SC, widower of Marion P. Brooks, died Wednesday, June 7, 2017 at his residence. Funeral services will be held on Friday, June 16, 2017 at 2:00pm in the Parish Church of St. Helena with interment in St. Helena Cemetery. Mr. Brooks was born on April 13, 1920 in Nashua, NH. He is the son of the late James Albert Brooks and Helen Louise Smith Brooks. Mr. Brooks was a member of the Parish Church of St. Helena. He graduated from North Eastern University. In his profession, he was in Field and Aircraft Engineering for 35 years with United Technologies. He was also a 32nd Degree Mason holding separate MARK MASTER Degree, Cairo and Egypt, a member of the American Legion, Past Commander of the Beaufort Sail Power Squadron. He was a volunteer Fireman for 12 years with the Fripp Island Fire Dept. He served our country in the U. S. Air Force and British Royal Air Force, Middle East as Technical Representative with the rank of Captain. Surviving are one son, Donald Brooks (Jennifer); one grandson, Ian Brooks and one great grandson, Dylan Brooks. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests that donations be made to Saint Helena Preservation Trust, Post Office Box 1043, Beaufort, SC 29901.