Donald R. Briggs
- October 27, 1929 - March 5, 2013
- Georgetown, Texas
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“My thoughts and prayers are with you in this difficult time. Don was a very kind and special person and will be missed by many.
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“We are so very sorry to hear about Don. You and your family are in our prayers and thoughts Know that he is in no pain and is with our lord in a...Read More »
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God Bless you during this time of trial. Isn't it fulfilling to realize you both have faith in our Lord.
3 of 10 | Posted by: Will Else - Georgetown, TX
“I didn't know Don well, but mom and dad think so much of you, just wanted to say I am thinking of you and your family.
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“May the Lord be with you at this time and knowing that Don is with our precious Lord now and out of pain
5 of 10 | Posted by: Saralee Bowles - Dear friend
“We know you are with the Lord - but we will
miss you so much and loved you with all our
6 of 10 | Posted by: Audna "Irene" Briggs
“We are so sorry you lost your dear hubby and best friend Irene dear. Don is with the Lord now and not ill anymore. If we can do anything dear,...Read More »
7 of 10 | Posted by: dee & Jim Michaelis - Hot Springs, AR
“You and your family are in my prayers. Please let me know if there is any way I can help. Sending huge hugs
8 of 10 | Posted by: Terry Smith - Ninilchik, AK
“We will keep your family in our prayers at this time of loss.
9 of 10 | Posted by: Mary Steinhouser - CA - Friend
“I am so sorry for your loss. If I can help in any way, please let me know.
10 of 10 | Posted by: Sue Parker - Houston, TX - Friend
Donald R. Briggs, 83, of Georgetown, Texas passed away on March 5, 2013 with his loving wife by his side. Donald was born to Raymond Walter Briggs and Alma Freda (Schneider) Briggs on October 27, 1929 in Council Bluffs, Iowa. He married Audna I. Warren in Hiawatha, Kansas on April 5, 1952.
He graduated from Oklahoma City University; earning a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Accounting. He went on to work for the U.S. Government until his retirement in 1985. Don was a loving and caring husband, father, and grandfather. Don served as an Elder and Deacon in the Church of Christ in Plano, Texas for many years. After moving to Sun City they became members of the Georgetown Church of Christ. For those whose lives he touched, they knew him as a man of faith and
He is survived by his wife of 60 years, Audna I. Briggs of Georgetown; daughter Donna R. Morrow and husband Norvin of Centennial, Colorado; grandson Kevin Morrow; granddaughter Christie Huston both of Centennial, Colorado; son David R. Briggs and wife Joanne of Putnam, Connecticut; grandsons Jonathan Briggs of San Antonio, Texas, and Joshua Briggs of Webster, Massachusetts; and granddaughter Rachel South of Putnam, Connecticut.
Donald is preceded in death by his father Raymond W. Briggs; mother Alma F. Briggs; grandfather Carl Scheider; and grandmother Martha Schneider.
A graveside service will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Friday, March 8, 2013 at Central Texas State Veterans Cemetery in Killeen, Texas under the direction of Ramsey Funeral Home & Crematorium, 5600 Williams Dr. at Lake Georgetown, Georgetown, TX 78633. (512) 869-7775.
You may share a message or memory in the memorial guestbook at www.RamseyFuneral.com.