Leta B Briggs
July 12, 1925 - May 26, 2018
ObituaryLeta Briggs, 92, formerly of Hobart, Oklahoma passed away Saturday, May 26th, 2018 in Altus, OK. She was born to C.G. and Nell G. Forister in Hobart, OK and had lived in Kiowa County since childhood. She married Vybert L. Briggs July 26, 1945 and he preceded her in death January 9, 1974, Leta had worked at the Ben Franklin Store and T.G. & Y during the 1950's, She had also helped out the County Election Board from late l970's and 1980's. Leta was a life long member of the First Baptist Church in Hobart, OK, being baptized at age 17. She was also a member of the Tops Club.
Son: Vybert LeRoy Briggs & wife Mary of Warren, OK
2 great-great grandchildren
Brother: Donnie Forister of Chandler, AZ
Sister: Nelda Lile & husband Billy of Roosevelt, OK
She was preceded in death by her husband, daughter, 1 brother, 2 Sisters and her parents.
Family would like to thank Comanche County Memorial Hospital Staff, Jackson County Memorial Hospice Staff and the English Village Staff for all their kindness.
Date: May 31, 2018
Time: 10:00 am
She always treated me as one of her own. Very nice lady to me and my family.
Gregory Scott Real
Mrs. Briggs was my grandmother Rachel Real, neighbor. She was a very nice lady who always was there. My parents Larry and Kathy Real as well as I have your family in our thoughts and prayers. Mrs. Briggs' character, warmth and caring is irreplaceable. God Bless.
We had some great times ..... sending hugs to the family.
Leta was a really nice lady. We had many a laugh at Tops. May she rest in peace.Prayers for the family