Margie Allen Briggs, 89, of Hendersonville, died Friday, July 29, 2011, at the Laurels of Hendersonville.
She was a native and former longtime resident of Baton Rouge, LA, but had resided in Hendersonville since Nov. 2009. Mrs. Briggs was a daughter of the late William and Leona McGuire Allen. She was also preceded in death by her loving husband Calvin W. Briggs and two sons, Calvin Louis and Stephen Dale Briggs. Margie was a member of St. George Catholic Church in Baton Rouge, LA.
Survivors include her two daughters, Patricia Gordon and Brenda Briggs; three sons, James, Jeffrey, and David Briggs; brother, Donald Allen; sister, Ethel Hamilton; seven grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren and one great-great grandchild.
A private graveside service will be held. No formal visitation is scheduled.
My deepest sympathy. Your Mom always put a smile on my face, one special lady! She is now in the loving arms of Jesus and Calvin, PTL!q
My thoughts and prayers go out to Margie’s family. This sweet and wonderful lady will be missed greatly.
Sabrina Garcia, RN
Patricia and Brenda, so sorry to hear about your mom. I know she lead a full, long life. Charlotte
To the entire Briggs family: We are thinkiing of you at this sad time. Please know that you are in our prayers. I have MANY great memories of years going to school with Patricia and getting to know and love the Briggs family. Much love to all, Frances & Gary
Jeff, Carol and family– Thank you for allowing me to be part of Margie and Bo’s lives. I picture them together now finally at peace, smiling down on us all. My thoughts and prayers are with all of you may you find the same peace.
Dr. Jimmy Briggs and and Family, You and yours are in our prayers. God bless.