James W. Brooks departed this life on Thursday, November 18, 2021. Visitation will be 9 a.m. - 11 a.m. on Friday, December 3, 2021 at Layne Renaissance Chapel, 7302 West Florissant Ave., with Celebration of Life Services to begin promptly at 11:00 a.m. Masks are required for all in-person gatherings. We encourage you to sign the Tribute Wall and leave online condolences for the family. We appreciate your understanding and cooperation.