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 Alice Marie <I>Jowers</I> Briggs

Alice Marie Jowers Briggs

Greenville, Hunt County, Texas, USA
Death 19 Apr 2007 (aged 97)
Willcox, Cochise County, Arizona, USA
Burial Muleshoe, Bailey County, Texas, USA
Memorial ID 43432221 · View Source
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Published: Tuesday, April 24, 2007 4:50 PM CDT in the Willcox Range News, Willcox, Arizona
"Marie Briggs 1909-2007

Marie Briggs, of Willcox, died at the age of 97 on April 19, 2007. She was born in Greenville, Texas, on Nov. 9, 1909.

Marie married Hinds Briggs on Nov. 24, 1929 in Tye, Texas, and they lived in the Lubbock- Muleshoe area until 1965 when they moved to Willcox. Marie moved back to Merkel, Texas, for a short period of time, but came back to Willcox in her later years.

She was a member of the First Baptist Church of Willcox.

Survivors include her son Joe (Jean) Briggs of Willcox, a daughter-in-law Rosemary Briggs of Arlington, Texas, and her sister Edna Teaff of Merkel, Texas. Also surviving are seven grandchildren, 13 great-grandchildren and five great-great-grandchildren. Preceding her in death was her husband Hinds, sons Don, Ronnie and Brian, two sisters, five brothers and her parents Joseph J. and Mary Belle (Dinwiddie) Jowers.

Visitation was at 3 p.m. on Sunday, April 22, at Westlawn Chapel with funeral service starting at 4 p.m. Graveside services were at 11 a.m., Tuesday, April 24 at the Muleshoe Memorial Park Cemetery in Muleshoe, Texas, with visitation at Ellis Funeral Home beginning at 10 a.m., in Muleshoe. Contributions may be made to the Charles Wm. Leighton Jr. Hospice, P.O. Box 115, Willcox, AZ 85644.

Services under the direction of Westlawn Chapel, Mortuary & Crematorium of Willcox, Ariz., and Ellis Funeral Home of Muleshoe, Texas.

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  • Maintained by: Michael Briggs
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  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Alice Marie Jowers Briggs (9 Nov 1909–19 Apr 2007), Find A Grave Memorial no. 43432221, citing Muleshoe Memorial Park Cemetery, Muleshoe, Bailey County, Texas, USA ; Maintained by Michael Briggs (contributor 47135989) .