|Birth: ||Jan. 21, 1910|
|Death: ||Nov. 5, 1938|
Mattie Leona "Sis" was the daughter of Ernest Wiseman "Wisie" and Lillie Alice (Crowell) Biggs.
Her siblings were: William Jennings "Willie J.' Biggs, John Vernon "Pete" Biggs, Alton Francis "Doc" Biggs, Sarah Bernice "Dollie" (Biggs)[Hinds] McCampbell, Olga Dorothy "Dick" (Biggs) Huff, and Alta May "Dottie" (Biggs) Mace.
Leona married Charles Henry West in San Antonio, Texas on Dec. 24, 1932. Together they had three children.
At the time of her death the boys were 2 yrs. 9 mos., 4 yrs.,and their daughter, Barbara Ann "Bobbie", was only seventeen months old.
The two sons were rised by their father and Bobbie was raised by Leona's parents.
Leona had been living in Port Arthur when she became ill, and was brought to the Luling hospital four weeks before her death. She was only 28 years old.
This was taken from obituary.
She has gone from her dear ones,
her children and home.
Whom she willingly toiled for
and loved as her own.
Oh, God! how mysterious and
how strange are Thy ways.
To take from us this lived one in
the best of her days.----A Friend
Ernest Wiseman Biggs (1876 - 1943)
Lillie Alice Crowell Biggs (1879 - 1971)
Charles Henry West (1903 - 1972)*
Barbara Ann West Tsekouras (1937 - 1990)*
William Jennings Biggs (1903 - 1993)*
John Vernon Biggs (1905 - 1992)*
Alton Francis Biggs (1907 - 1982)*
Mattie Leona Biggs West (1910 - 1938)
Sarah Bernice Biggs McCampbell (1912 - 1981)*
Olga Dorothy Biggs Huff (1916 - 1976)*
Alta Mae Biggs Mace (1918 - 1991)*
Created by: Johnilee Biggs Osborn
Record added: Jun 13, 2008
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