Services for John L. “Big John” Brookins will be held Saturday, at 12 noon, at Okatibbee Baptist Church, Meridian, with Rev. N. Matthew officiating. Burial will be in the church cemetery with E.E. McDonald Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.
Mr. Brookins, 70, of Meridian, died Tuesday, Feb. 10, 2013, at Queen City Nursing Center, Meridian.
Visitation will be Friday, from 6 p.m. to 7 p.m., at E.E. McDonald Community Chapel, Meridian.