Allen “Larry” Brookshire of Taft, Calif., passed away on Sunday, April 28, 2013, at the age of 62. He was born Nov. 3,1950, in Houston, Texas. He graduated Lockhart High School in 1970.
He moved to California in 1990. He worked in the construction trade most of his life. Larry was about to retire when illness took his life quickly over the weekend.
He is survived by his son, Allen, and wife, Becky; parents, Allen and Juanita; and brothers, Ralph and Matt. He and Allen were members of the Taft Sportsman’s Club where they frequented the shooting range and participated in shooting contests.
The family will receive friends at Erickson & Brown Funeral Home, 501 Lucard St., Taft, Calif., on Sunday, May 4, 2013, from 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. Starting at 1 p.m. on Sunday at 905 Williams Way, Taft, Calif., a celebration of life party will take place.