Ollie Denise ‘Sweetie’ Briggs

Published 5:00 am Monday, June 16, 2008

Services for Ollie Denise “Sweetie” Briggs, of Roxie, were 2p.m. Saturday, June 14, at Mt. Olive M.B. Church in Meadville withburial in Briggs Cemetery in Kirby.

Visitation is Friday from noon until 5 p.m. at Marshall FuneralHome Chapel in Bude and Saturday from 1 until 2 p.m. at thechurch.

Mrs. Briggs, 48, died June 10, 2008, at Southwest MississippiRegional Medical Center in McComb. She was born in Jackson on April27, 1960, to Rosie L. Moore and Troy B. Burkett.

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Preceding her in death were her parents; and her niece, TammieMcDonald.

Survivors are her husband, Elbert Briggs, of Kirby; herstepfather, Forest Moore, of Bude; her three daughters, SurenthiaPurvis, Chonda Briggs and Gretta Harris, all of Kirby; her threesons, Javonta Briggs, Elbert Briggs Jr. and Marcus Briggs, all ofKirby; her four sisters, Mary McDonald, of Meadville, SheliaBriggs, of Kirby, Martina Burkett, of Magee, and Teanna Smith, ofBude; her four brothers, Don Moore, of Byram, Thomas Moore, ofBude, Mark Smith, of Roxie, and Reggie Cameron, New Orleans, La.;seven grandchildren; and a host of nieces, nephews, other relativesand friends.