Homer Brookshire, age 84, passed away on Friday, August 23, 2019 at Canton Nursing Center. Funeral services were scheduled for 1:00 p.m. Monday, August 26, 2019 at the Sosebee Memorial Chapel with Rev. Vernie Worley and Rev. Horace Richards officiating. Interment followed in Cherokee Memorial Park Cemetery. The family received friends on Sunday, August 25th from 1 p.m. until 8 p.m. and Monday from 11 a.m. until the funeral hour. Homer was a U.S. Army Veteran and member of Oakdale Baptist Church. He retired from Lucent Technologies and enjoyed gardening, traveling and working on old tractors and trucks. He was preceded in death by his wife, Linda Brookshire; survivors include his siblings, Jack Brookshire, Frances Paradies, James Brookshire and Barbara Bryant; and a host of nephews and nieces. Sosebee Funeral Home, Canton, GA is honored to serve the family. Sosebeefuneralhome.com 770-479-2131.