Nora Elisabeth Briggs Thompson

Sandy Creek, Oswego County, New York, USA
Death 18 Mar 1996 (aged 101)
Watertown, Jefferson County, New York, USA
Burial Sandy Creek, Oswego County, New York, USA
Plot K 38
Memorial ID 138643826 · View Source
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Watertown Daily Times (NY) - Tuesday, March 19, 1996

Nora Briggs Thompson, 101, formerly of 198 Salisbury St., died at 6:15 a.m. Monday at Samaritan-Keep Home, Watertown, where she had resided since Dec. 7, 1992.
The funeral will be at 3 p.m. Wednesday at Summerville Funeral Home, 1997 Harwood Drive, with the Rev. Lorraine Zimmerman, pastor of Sandy Creek United Methodist Church, officiating. Spring burial will be in Woodlawn Cemetery.
Calling hours will be 2 to 3 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home.
Surviving are two daughters, Velma Jones, Delmar, and Frances Snyder, Cazenovia; a son, Arthur R., Sandy Creek; 19 grandchildren; 24 great-grandchildren; three great-great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.
Two sons died before her, Clarence on March 9, 1995, and Clyde on Aug. 12, 1993. Nine siblings also died before her.
Born Jan. 8, 1895, in Sandy Creek, the eldest of Hanford and Nellie Tennant Briggs's 10 children, she was educated in area schools.
Mrs. Thompson was a homemaker and an avid gardener. Her husband, Arthur C., died March 3, 1948.

Gravesite Details Wife of Arthur C. Thompson.

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  • Maintained by: Charlene Cole
  • Originally Created by: Half-Shire Historical Society
  • Added: 12 Nov 2014
  • Find A Grave Memorial 138643826
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Nora Elisabeth Briggs Thompson (8 Jan 1895–18 Mar 1996), Find A Grave Memorial no. 138643826, citing Woodlawn Cemetery, Sandy Creek, Oswego County, New York, USA ; Maintained by Charlene Cole (contributor 49062115) .