Whirley Lee Brooks III, affectionally known as "Bo" transitioned this life on Thursday,June10,2021 surrounded by his loving family. He was born on February 28, 1956 to the late Sylvia Branch Brooks and Whirley Lee Brooks, Jr. . Bo was preceded in death by wife, Cynthia Hicks Brooks; daughter, April DeAndra Brooks. He leaves to cherish his memory two daughters, Alicia Howard and Andrea Brooks; grandchildren, Yasmine, Nathan, Za'Mira and DeAndra; loving devoted sister, Sylvia Brooks Jefferson; two nieces, Tiffany Lewis and NiToya Jefferson; devoted nephew-in-law, Darron Lewis; devoted aunt and caregiver, Nancy Mashore; and a host of aunts, uncles, cousins, other relatives and friends.\n\nA celebration of life will be held on Saturday, June 19, 2021 at 4 PM at Mimms Funeral Home, 1827 Hull St. The family wishes to thank VCU Massey Cancer Center and Heartland Hospice care for their comfort and support.