May 8, 1952 ~ October 13, 2007
Isaac C. Crooms, Jr. SOUTHINGTON - Isaac C. "Junebug" Crooms, Jr., 55, of 328 Hobart St., Southington, died suddenly on Saturday, Oct. 13, 2007. He was the husband of Susan Brennan Crooms. Born in Meriden on May 8, 1952, he was the son of Earlene Crooms of Meriden and the late Isaac C. Crooms, Sr. He attended Meriden schools and Quinnipiac College in Hamden and worked at Metallurgical Processing, Inc. He was an avid lead singer for many years for Great Train Robbery, Full Blast and most recently TL & the All-Stars. He was loved by all and will be truly missed. Besides his wife and mother, he is survived by three sons, Joshua Crooms of East Hartford, Jordan Crooms of Southington and Tyler Crooms of Southington; a grandson, Josiah Crooms; three sisters, Delilah Crooms of Meriden, Rose and her husband, Edward Green Jr. of Meriden and Melinda and her husband, Stanley Howell of Meriden; a brother-in-law, William Brennan of Southington; two sisters-in-law, Sharon Crooms of Meriden and Donna Brennan of Southington; four aunts, Helen Freeman, Melinda Richard and Vernice Wimberly, all of Florida and Nora Mae Hill of North Carolina; and a host of nieces, nephews, greatnieces and greatnephews, cousins and special friends He was predeceased by a brother, Thomas Jeffrey Crooms. The funeral will be held Saturday, Oct. 20, 2007 at 11 a.m. at the First Congregational Church, 62 Colony St., Meriden. Burial will follow in Walnut Grove Cemetery. Relatives and friends may call from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. at the church prior to the service. Arrangements are under the direction of the Beecher and Bennett Flatow Funeral Home, 48 Cook Ave., Meriden.