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Clarence Max Briggs
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Birth: May 1, 1905
Oneida
Knox County
Illinois, USA
Death: Mar. 9, 1960
Galesburg
Knox County
Illinois, USA

OBITUARY FOR Clarence Briggs
(Galesburg Register-Mail 10 Mar 1960)

CLARENCE BRIGGS MAQUON - Clarence Max Briggs, 55, of Maquon, died Wednesday at1:10 a.m. at St. Mary's Hospital in Galesburg. He had been a patient there for the past two weeks.

Mr. Briggs was born May 1, 1904 in Galesburg and lived here until five years ago when he moved to Maquon. He was a farmer. He married Miss Jennie Slagel in 1953 in Galesburg and she survives. Other survivors include three sons, Clarence Jr and Wayne Leroy,both of Galesburg, and Gene of Elba Center; two daughters, Mrs. Marian Thompson of Galesburg and Mrs. Darlene Thompson of Gilson; a brother Frank of Galesburg; two sisters, Mrs. Marian Welch and Mrs. Alta Boone, both of Galesburg; 16 grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be Saturday at 2 p.m. at the Methodist Church in Maquon. Friends may call at the Root-Davis Funeral Home after 4 p.m. Friday. Burial will be in Maquon Cemetery. 
 
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 Spouse:
  Georgia Lucille Cooksey Baughman (1908 - 1978)*
 
 Children:
  Eugene Allen Briggs (1925 - 1988)*
  Betty Irene Briggs (1928 - 1937)*
  Marian Maxine Briggs Thompson (1930 - 1963)*
  Clarence Albert Briggs (1932 - 1981)*
  Darlene Briggs Thompson (1933 - 1980)*
  Wayne Leroy Briggs (1936 - 1994)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Maquon Cemetery
Maquon
Knox County
Illinois, USA
 
Created by: Mary Moeller
Record added: Aug 20, 2009
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 Added: Aug. 20, 2009
 
 
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