Mary Eleanor Briggs, 90, a lifelong resident of Blue Springs, MO passed away peacefully on Friday, January 5, 2018 surrounded by her loving family in Lee’s Summit, MO. She was born January 16, 1927.
Mary was united in marriage to Robert Dean “Bob” Briggs on June 24, 1950 in Macon, MO. She enjoyed music and was a fantastic organ player. Mary was a member of the First Baptist Church of Blue Springs. She truly enjoyed her family and cherished the time she spent with her grandchildren.
Survivors include daughter, Marla Bradley (Jim) of Lee’s Summit, MO; sister, Velma McMillian; grandchildren, Michael Martin (Adina) of Blue Springs, MO, Douglas Martin (Kelly) of Cameron, MO, Michael Bradley (Tracy) of Blue Springs, MO; great-grandchildren, Alex, Andrew, Aaron, Tori, Ethan, Austin, Kaden. She was preceded in death by her husband; parents; daughter, Marcia Lynn Briggs; sister, Evalyn Johnston.
The family will receive friends from 12:30-1:00 p.m., Thursday, January 11, 2018 at Meyers Funeral Chapel, 1600 W. Main St, Blue Springs, MO. Funeral service will start at 1:00 p.m., at the chapel. Burial will follow at Floral Hills Cemetery in Raytown, MO. Memories of Mary and condolences to the family may be shared at meyersfuneralchapel.com.