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“Linda so sad to read of Elijah's passing. I've thought about you and nElijah over the years and the Wonder memories we share of many years ago. I...Read More »
1 of 11 | Posted by: Paula Wilbanks (Cobb) - Cookville, TX

“Linda so sad to read of Elijah's passing. I've thought about you and Elijah over the years and the Wonder memories we share of many years ago. I know...Read More »
2 of 11 | Posted by: Paula Wilbanks (Cobb) - Cookville, TX

“I was so very sorry to hear of Elijah's passing. My thoughts and prayers are withe ach of you during this difficult time All my love patricia jewell ”
3 of 11 | Posted by: Patricia JEWELL - Ashdown, AR

“May God Bless you ”
4 of 11 | Posted by: gussie hampton - hot springs, AR

“We are so sorry for your loss. Y'all are in our thoughts and prayers. ”
5 of 11 | Posted by: Sue Jones - Ashdown, AR - Friend

“I have so many pleasant and fond memories of Elijah and our growing up and high school days.I aam so thankful for his friendship thru the years. My...Read More »
6 of 11 | Posted by: George Pickett - Ashdown, AR

“Prayers and love to you1 Teddy, Charlotte Ayers and family. ”
7 of 11 | Posted by: Charlotte Ayers - Ashdown, AR

“Elijah was a strong,wonderful Christian man who will most surely be missed here. Our loss is heaven's gain and we have the blessed assurance of...Read More »
8 of 11 | Posted by: Jean Pearson - Ashdown, AR

“Elijah was a strong,wonderful Christian man who will most surely be missed here. Our loss is heaven's gain and we have the blessed assurance of...Read More »
9 of 11 | Posted by: Jean Pearson - Ashdown, AR

“Praying for all of you. ”
10 of 11 | Posted by: Karen Vice - Ashdown, AR

“Elijah will be missed. Our prayers are for all of your family. ”
11 of 11 | Posted by: Gary & Melba Gore - Texarkana, TX


Elijah LeRoy Briggs, 76, of Ashdown, AR passed away September 21, 2017 in Texarkana, TX. Mr. Briggs was born July 3, 1941 in Ashdown to Thomas and Marjorie Briggs. He was an active member of Wilton First Baptist Church.
Survivors include his loving wife of 51 years, Linda Briggs of Ashdown, one son and daughter-in-law, Ambrus and Robin Briggs of Elk City, OK, one daughter, Bianca Briggs of Ashdown, AR, five grandchildren, Hannah Briggs, Kyle Rogers, Cody Briggs, Chalon Roberds and Michael Briggs, and two great-grandchildren.
A visitation will be Friday, September 22, 2017 from 6:00 – 8:00 at Madden Funeral Chapel in Ashdown, AR. Graveside services will be 2:00 Saturday, September 23, 2017 at Alleene Cemetery with Bro. Chris Clayton officiating. Honorary pallbearers are Kyle Rogers, Cody Briggs, Michael Briggs, and Seth Roberds.