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Irene Marion Burgess Briggs
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Birth: Jul. 8, 1918
Nova Scotia, Canada
Death: Nov. 19, 2011
North Carolina, USA

GASTONIA - Irene Marion Briggs, 93, passed away November 19, 2011, at Stanley Total Living Center.
She was a native of Stewiacke, Nova Scotia, born July 8, 1918 to the late Arthur and Bertha Cruickshank Burgess.
Mrs. Briggs was preceded in death by her parents and her husband of 61 years James Briggs.
Survivors include her children, Donna M Cowdrey, Judith M Salamone and Alan N Briggs; grandchildren Christopher Cowdrey, Gregory Salamone, Michael Salamone, Brandon and Bonnie Briggs; great-grandchildren, Savannah and Megan Cowdrey and Mia Salamone; Sister Jean Swanborn
Graveside service will be at a later date in The Gardens at Gethsemane, West Roxbury, MA.
The family is being cared for by Withers and Whisenant Funeral Home and Cremation Service, 2916 Union Rd Gastonia, 704-864-5144.
Published in Gaston Gazette from November 21 to November 22, 2011 
The Gardens Cemetery
West Roxbury
Suffolk County
Massachusetts, USA
Created by: GrannyT
Record added: Nov 25, 2011
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Irene Marion <i>Burgess</i> Briggs
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Irene Marion <i>Burgess</i> Briggs
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Irene Marion <i>Burgess</i> Briggs
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Nanny I am so grateful that you became a member of my family when I wed your grandson Michael. You were such a strong, kind, loving Human being & My life is better for having known you. I miss your gentle words of wisdom & tender cherished accolades of my...(Read more)
- Shannon Salamone
 Added: May. 3, 2013
Dear Nanny, I see your picture 5 seconds after I wake up every morning & I still can't believe you are gone. I hope I expressed to you how much I loved you. Just your presence with me & my mom (Your daughter Judi)had the wonderful ability to instill a fee...(Read more)
- Michael J. Salamone
 Added: May. 3, 2013
Rest in peace.
- Toni (researching Briggs name)
 Added: Nov. 25, 2011

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