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Easter Belle Woods Briggs
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Birth: Apr. 4, 1912
Thalia
Foard County
Texas, USA
Death: Apr. 15, 2009
Lubbock
Lubbock County
Texas, USA

LUBBOCK - Easter Belle Briggs, 97, died Wednesday, April 15, 2009.

Graveside services will be at 1 p.m. Monday in Memorial Park Cemetery in Vega. Arrangements are by Resthaven Funeral Home.

Mrs. Briggs was born April 4, 1912, in Thalia to Charlie B. and Mary Minnion "Nelson" Woods. She married W.C. "Dub" Briggs on June 21, 1934, in Clovis, N.M. He preceded her in death in 1969. She was a Baptist.

She also was preceded in death by two sons, Jimmy Carroll Briggs and Jerry Wayne "Billy Mack" Briggs; five sisters; a brother; three half-sisters; and three half-brothers.

Survivors include seven grandchildren; numerous great-grandchildren; and other family.

The family will receive friends from 3 to 5 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home in Lubbock.

Amarillo Globe-News, April 18, 2009
 
 
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 Parents:
  Charles Beangley Woods (1855 - 1930)
  Mary Minnion Nelson Woods (1873 - 1944)
 
 Spouses:
  William Carroll Briggs (1907 - 1969)
  James Elmer Thomas (1919 - 1987)
 
 Children:
  Jimmy Carroll Briggs (1934 - 1987)*
  Jerry Wayne Briggs (1935 - 2009)*
 
 Siblings:
  Ella Clyde Obitz Woods Casey (1878 - 1967)**
  Dink Woods (1890 - 1975)**
  Emma Irene Woods Standlee (1891 - 1971)**
  Charles Beangley Woods (1892 - 1952)**
  Mary Beatrice Chandler Ezell (1893 - 1975)**
  Howard Ewing Woods (1893 - 1977)**
  Sarah Leona Woods Anthony (1898 - 1986)*
  Etna Woods Jones (1900 - 1976)*
  Pleasant R. "Son" Woods (1902 - 1985)*
  Floy Adell Woods Langley (1905 - 1988)*
  Fred Lee Woods (1907 - 1966)*
  Mabel Blanche Woods Rowland (1910 - 1982)*
  Easter Belle Woods Briggs (1912 - 2009)
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Inscription:

"THEY GAVE THEIR TODAY FOR OUR TOMORROW"
 
Burial:
Memorial Park Cemetery
Vega
Oldham County
Texas, USA
Plot: Section 2, Row 8
 
Created by: Michael Briggs
Record added: Feb 08, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 47823016
Easter Belle <i>Woods</i> Briggs
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Easter Belle <i>Woods</i> Briggs
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Easter Belle <i>Woods</i> Briggs
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Aunt Easter Bell,You and W.C. are always in my heart.I love you both.Dale
- Dale Rowland
 Added: Nov. 2, 2010
Your Grandson,
- Michael Briggs
 Added: Mar. 14, 2010
 
 
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