James Lester Briggs Sr.
December 16, 1946 – February 18, 2019
James Lester Briggs, Sr., 72, of College Station, passed away Monday, February 18th in College Station. A graveside service will be held on Wednesday, March 13, 2019 at 2:00 p.m. in the Bryan City Cemetery. Chaplain Gary Roe with Hospice Brazos Valley will be officiating. Services will conclude with Full Military Honors.
James was born December 16, 1946 in Reader, WV, the son of Guy and Vada Briggs. He enlisted in the Navy and served for six years. After his service to the country, James was a machinist and manufactured aircraft parts and amusement park rides.
He was preceded in death by his parents; a son, James Briggs, Jr.; three brothers, Jack, Robert and Norman; and two sisters, Fern and Mary.
Survivors include his wife, Yon-mi Richardson; six children, Patricia Briggs, Douglas Pak, Lawrence Richardson, Clifford Richardson, Michael Richardson, and Cynthia Richardson; daughter-in-law, Patsy Briggs; and numerous grandchildren, nieces and nephews.
- Yon-mi Pak Richardson, Wife
- Patricia Briggs, Daughter
- Douglas Pak, Son
- Lawrence Richardson, Son
- Clifford Richardson, Son
- Michael Richardson, Son
- Cynthia Richardson, Daughter
- Patsy Briggs, Daughter-in-law
- N U M E R O U S, Grandchildren
- N U M E R O U S, Nieces & Nephews
- Guy Briggs, Father
- Vada Bassette, Mother
- James Briggs Jr., Son
- Jack, Robert & Norman, Brothers
- Fern & Mary, Sisters
- GRAVESIDE SERVICE Wednesday, March 13, 2019