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Headland, Alabama - Gem of the Wiregrass
Headland, Alabama - Gem of the Wiregrass
Headland, Alabama - Gem of the Wiregrass

Little Miss Headland 1990-91 – Brooke Hancock won the photogenic and best dress awards at the 1990 pageant and placed in the top 15 in the Little Miss National Peanut Pageant. Brooke also was the first Junior Miss Headland in 1998-99. She came very close to becoming the 1st girl to win all three titles, however she placed 1st runner up in Miss Headland 2000-01 where she also got the photogenic award.

Brooke is the daughter of Joe Hancock (Headland) and Robin Rushing Nichols (Headland) and the granddaughter of the late James Leon Hancock & Erma Armstrong Hancock and Harold & Barbara Rushing (all of Headland). She is a 2001 graduate of Headland High School. Brooke has two children, a son Peerce Patterson (age 15) and a daughter Mia Patterson (age almost 13). Brooke has a degree in psychology and has done some professional modeling for quite a few years with several agencies. She recently began working for Laurel Oaks where she is a behavioral specialist and loves working with the children.

Trivia: Brooke comes from a family of beauty queens. Her cousin, Randi Hancock was 3rd runner up to Little Miss Headland 1987 and was Miss Headland 1998. Her cousin, Becca Marshall, was Miss Headland 2008 and held Henry County titles of Little Miss 1998, Pre-Teen Miss 2003 & Junior Miss 2006. Her cousin, Anna Marshall was 2nd runner up to Miss Headland 2004, was Junior Miss Headland 2002 and held Henry County titles of Little Miss 1995, and Miss Henry County 2004. Her mother, Robin Rushing was 2nd runner up to Miss Headland in 1981 and her Aunt Cindy Rushing was 2nd runner up to Miss Headland in 1986.

Right photo was her Little Miss Headland pageant contestant photo.

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