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Mrs. Briscoe
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GRAY: Margaret Souther Lancaster Briscoe, 96, of Highway 22 East, died Thursday, July 17, 2014, at a local hospital. The family greeted friends one hour prior to an 11:00 a.m. funeral service on Monday, July 21, graveside, at Haddock Baptist Church Cemetery. The Rev. Randy Darnell officiated.

Mrs. Briscoe was born May 19, 1918, in Jones County, and was a lifelong resident. She was the daughter of the late Henry Clark Souther and Anna Roberts Souther. Mrs. Briscoe was a member of First Baptist Church of Gray, where she was part of the Young at Hearts. She was a retired bookkeeper for Tri-County EMC and, when still able, she spent most of her evenings and weekends tending to her cattle. Mrs. Briscoe was a member of the Red Hat Society and the Georgia Farm Bureau. She was preceded in death by two husbands, Howard C. Lancaster Sr. and A.B. Briscoe.

Mrs. Briscoe is survived by her daughter and son-in-law, Vicki and Kenneth Cobb; son and daughter-in-law, Howard C. Jr. and Linda Lancaster; grandchildren and spouses, Karen and John Pittman, Kelli and Boyce Rutherford, Cleve and Tracy Lancaster, Chris and Ruth Lancaster, Adam Lancaster and Heidi Lancaster; and great-grandchildren, Christin Watson and husband Troy, David Pittman, Megan Pittman, Luke Rutherford, Lauren Rutherford, Emma Jane Lancaster, Spencer Lancaster, Ellie Lancaster, Gray Lancaster, Mack Lancaster, Finley Lancaster and Cooper Lancaster.

The family may be contacted at the residence of Vicki and Kenneth Cobb at 491 Highway 22 East in Gray.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests that contributions be made to First Baptist Church of Gray, P.O. Box 429, Gray, GA 31032.

Bridges Funeral Home and Crematory in Gray had charge of arrangements. Please visit the online memorial at
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