Barbara Faye Eaddy Brooks has always had a passion for serving her community. As a nurse, she was a mentor to her staff and cared deeply about her patients. She has always worked hard to help her community, not just as a nurse but as a mentor in the Florence School District for students in need. Her hard work can be seen in many awards including the Excellence in Practice Award and a recipient of the McLeod Health Merit Award. A portrait of her hangs in the McLeod Regional Medical Center. She is a hard worker, strong leader, and dependable member of her community.