Barbara Lucille Haywood

Barbara Lucille Haywood born July 06, 1934 in Frio, Texas to the late David “Butch” Haywood and Melecia Dillard Haywood. Barbara, known as Lucille, was delivered by her paternal grandmother, Lucy Haywood who was a midwife and a sharecropper.
Lucille grew up in the country, but it was more than a home, it was a place of solidarity, dirt roads, and wagon wheels. Her grandmother owned eight acres of farm land and Lucille and family lived in a small home next to hers. The land from Pearsall to Devine, Texas, known as Black Jack.
Lucille married the late Jessie Lee Brooks Sr. and had five children. She leaves to cherish memories with her children: The late, Delane Leola Brooks, the late Sandra Kay Telfair (husband Stanley), Michael Brooks, Jessie Lee Brooks Jr. (wife Norma)and Emilio Florencio Brooks (wife Tammy). Grandchildren: Daniel Lee Telfair, Victor James Telfair, Tahirah Jessalyn Brooks, Analea Barbara K Brooks, and Conrad Brooks. Great granddaughter: Angelica Telfair. Siblings: Lacy Haywood (Sharon), the late Gene Haywood, Annette Todd, Elizabeth Haywood, the late Suzie Haywood, the late Vivian Fields. Nieces: Barbara Woodard (husband Dan), Sandra Harper, Sonia Haywood, Ellen Greene, Sheila Haywood, Trina Haywood. Nephews: Johnny Harper Jr., Robert Haywood, David Haywood, Stacy Haywood, Allen Harper, the late David Harper, Chauncey (Shawn) Fields. Grandchildren by marriage: Joshua Rene Leal, Dillion Zachary Yanez, Katrina Petra Monsivias, Bobby (Myson) Ray King Jr. The Todd Family.
Special thanks to dear friends of the family Mr. & Mrs. Bobby and Spring Contreras (Matthew, Gabryelle, Christian, Nathaniel) Mr. &Mrs. Reverend John Greene
A visitation was held at Primrose Funeral Services in Devine, Texas on Thursday, May 25, 2023 at 5 PM-9 PM. Funeral Services were held at Primrose Funeral Services on Friday, May 26, 2023 at 10 AM following interment at Evergreen Cemetery.
Anyone wishing to leave condolences, share memories or sign the online guestbook may do so at Arrangements are under the direction of Primrose Funeral Services, 303 W. College Ave., Devine, Texas 78016, (830) 663-4445.