Cary Brooks Sears, 56, of Williamsburg, passed away peacefully Thursday, April 17, 2014 at her home. Born August 7, 1957, Cary was a graduate of Walsingham Academy and Longwood University. She was a member of Zeta Tau Alpha, past member of the Williamsburg Garden Club, PTA president, school teacher and interpreter for Jamestown Settlement. Cary was a devoted daughter, sister, aunt, mother, grandmother and friend.
She is survived by her mother Susie Brooks, father of her children, Larry Sears, son Charles Sears, his wife Sarah, their children Maggie, Kaky and Charlie, daughter, Jennifer Cary Sears-Fox, her husband Jamie, their children Ryland and Trystin. Brothers and sister, Tyler and Cheri Brooks, Charles and Nancy Brooks, Laurie and Scott Pettit. Nieces and nephews, Crisney Brooks, Gardiner and Amy Brooks, Nicole and Ryan Slater, their son Brody, Mason and Alex Brooks, Lindsey Brooks, Charlotte and Nick Caporale. She was preceded in death by her father GT Brooks, Jr. and nephew Dawson Pettit, Jr.
A celebration of Cary’s life will be at Cedar Grove Cemetery, South Henry Street, Williamsburg, on Saturday, April 26, 2014 at 2pm and led by Dr. Jerry Haywood, Pastor Emeritus. In lieu of flowers, donations to Jamestown Yorktown Foundation, PO Box 3605 Williamsburg, Virginia 23187