From: Wallowa County Chieftain Newspaper, Enterprise, Wallowa County, Oregon, dated (Thursday) June, 26, 2003.
Lucille Briggs, 83, of Enterprise, died at home June 22, 2003, with her husband, Bud, and daughter, Sue, with her. She was born in Enterprise June 20, 1920, to Ben M. and Laura L. (Hunt) Peal.
Mrs. Briggs grew up in Joseph where her father ran a gas station (which is now the location of the Outlaw Restaurant) and graduated from Joseph High School in 1938. She married Bud Briggs in 1940. Except for seven years in Cougar, Wash., where Bud worked at a Pacific Power and Light power plant, the couple always made their home in Wallowa County.
Survivors include her husband of 63 years, Bud; a daughter, Sue, of Enterprise; a son, Gayle, of Sherwood; two grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her twin sister Louise in 1986.
Graveside services will be held at the Prairie Creek Cemetery near Joseph on Friday, June 17, at 11 a.m. with vault interment to follow. Memorial contributions may be made to Wallowa County Hospice, care of the Bollman Funeral Home.
WORKING WITH OUR FAM. ON GATHERING TOGETHER MEMORIES AND ADDING PHOTO,S SO ALL OF THE GRAND CHILDREN CAN SEE WHO WE WERE AND WHAT WE LOOKED LIKE. NOW YOU ARE WITH ALL THE ANGELS WE KNES HERE ON EARTH. WE WILL NEVER FORGET YOU AND YOURES -
Ann Sannar Added: Nov. 26, 2010
Dear Lucille, I am researching in photo's and writing a story of your mother and father, and your sister, our grandparents and great grandparents Peal family,for our ancestry. Walk in Harmony in our Lords Heaven. -
Delores W. Roe Added: Nov. 26, 2010