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James S Briggs
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Birth: Feb. 21, 1914
Whitley County
Indiana, USA
Death: Dec. 6, 2010

BRIGGS, James S. A resident of Bethany Village died on December 6, after a lengthy illness. James Briggs was born in Smith Township, Whitley County, Indiana, on February 21, 1914 to Roland Earl Briggs and Mable Stemen Briggs; graduated from Columbia City, Indiana High School; and on October 24, 1936 was united in marriage to Crystal Bonetha Larue.

He is survived by his older son, James and daughter-in-law Mary Ann Briggs of Centerville; daughter-in-law Deanna Briggs, Shakopee, MN; grandsons: Andrew Briggs of Cincinnati; Michael Briggs and wife Sheri of Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada; Richard Briggs and wife, Shawne, Mendota Heights, MN; granddaughter, Mary Briggs Wetzel of Shoreview, MN and two great-grandchildren: Zoey Clementine Briggs of Vancouver and Mitchel Wetzel of MN. His parents, younger brother Robert, and son Donald, preceded him in death.

James retired in 1972 after 30 years as a U.S. Postal Service carrier. In retirement, he enjoyed travel and fishing and resided Arizona for many years.

Arrangements by Newcomer Funeral Home & Crematory, North chapel. Final inurnment at Eel River Cemetery., Churubusco, Indiana.

Published in the Dayton Daily News on 12/19/2010 
Family links: 
  Roland Earl Briggs (1884 - 1955)
  Mable A. Stemen Briggs (1886 - 1974)
  Crystal Bonetha Larue Briggs (1917 - 2002)*
  Donald Earl Briggs (1940 - 1990)*
*Calculated relationship
Eel River Cemetery
Dunn Mill
Allen County
Indiana, USA
Created by: JC
Record added: Dec 17, 2009
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James S Briggs
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Rest in peace.
- Toni (researching Briggs name)
 Added: Mar. 20, 2017

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