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Mrs. Viola Rice Briggs

October 31, 1929 - January 7, 2018

Burial Date January 13, 2018

Funeral Home W. J. Gist Mortuary

Interment Heritage Memorial Garden

Church New Prospect Baptist Church

Saturday (01/13):  Funeral Service – 1PM, New Prospect Baptist Church; Interment – Heritage Memorial Gardens

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Mrs. Viola Rice Briggs, 88, entered eternal rest on Sunday, January 7, 2018.

She was a native of Spartanburg County.

She was the daughter of the late Essie Mae Booker and Carson Rice and the widow of Charlie Briggs Jr. Mrs. Briggs was a former employee of Woodruff School District 4 and a member of New Prospect Baptist Church in Cross Anchor, SC. She was also a member of Queen of the South Eastern Star Chapter #259.

She leaves to cherish fond memories; her son, Charles (Mamie) Briggs of Pauline, SC; one daughter, Mary Jones of Woodruff, SC; one granddaughter, Angela (Laron) McDonalds of Fort Wayne Wright, Alaska; three grandsons, Kevin Briggs Sr., Ronald (Tiffany) Briggs Sr., both of Spartanburg, SC and Terrell Smith, of Laurens, SC; and eight great-grandchildren; six great-greatgrandchildren and a host of other relatives and friends.

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