April 25, 1932 - March 12, 2018
U.S. Armed Forces Veteran
ObituaryMarshall Clarence Briggs, 85, of Hobart, Oklahoma passed away March 12, 2018. He was born on April 25, 1932 in Florida Mountain, Massachusetts to Marshall and Harriet (Bliss) Briggs. He married Lorraine Masson on July 3, 1953 in Clarksburg, Massachusetts. Marshall served in the U.S. Army and was a Korean War Veteran. He was a member of the VFW of Hobart. Marshall drove cross country for Yellow Freight and other freight liners before retiring after 47 years in 2006.
He is survived by his wife Lorraine of the home,
2 sons: Marshall Briggs Jr., Anza, California,
David Briggs, California,
1 daughter, April Bays and husband Tim of Ironton, Ohio,
8 grandchildren, 14 great grandchildren,
1 brother Don Briggs and wife Rosemary, Evansville, Indiana,
1 sister, Carol Reese and husband Donald, North Adams, Massachusetts,
He was preceded in death by his parents, one son Bryant Briggs, one daughter Donna Graham, and one grandson William Bays.
Funeral Service: 1:00 p.m., Friday, March 16, 2018
Calvary Life Assembly of God
Services are under the direction of Ray & Martha's Funeral Home, Hobart, Oklahoma.
Date: March 14, 2018
Time: 9:00 am - 8:00 pm
Date: March 15, 2018
Time: 1:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Date: March 16, 2018
Time: 1:00 pm
Allen and Paula Davis
Our thoughts and prayers are with your family!..Rest in Peace,Mr. Marshall....
Even though we never met, I'm sure you were one of a kind.
Marshall D. Briggs
Marshall D. Briggs
You will be for ever missed love you grandpa briggs
To the Briggs family, my heart breaks for your loss, but heaven gain. We rest assured your husband, dad, grandpa and great grandpa is in heaven, visiting with so many from the Barstow/ hinkley area that have gone before him. We are praying for you all as you miss him and love him so much. He will be greatly missed. I know he has already given William a big hug from you all!
My condolences to the family. I am so sorry for you. Hugs and love to all. Prayers of comfort sent.
Ed and Dawn Regalla
Uncle Marshall you will be greatly missed.