Funeral services for Mildred Othelia Briscoe, 84, of Hanceville will be held on Wednesday, July 8, 2015, at 2 p.m. at Hanceville Funeral Home Chapel with interment in Hopewell Cemetery. The family will receive friends on Tuesday from 6 to 9 p.m.
Hanceville Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Mrs. Briscoe passed away on Friday, July 3, 2015, at her residence. She was a member of Hopewell Baptist Church and was well known for her work with Meals on Wheels, visiting the elderly in nursing homes and hospitals and volunteering.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Alex Lester Johnson and Willo Alice Pender Johnson; her husband, Floyd Hobert Briscoe; son, Donald Keith Briscoe; grandson, Andrew James Briscoe; brothers, Gene Johnson, Milton Johnson and Alton “Pete” Johnson; and sister, Betty Kovach.
She is survived by sons, Floyd Hobert Briscoe Jr., Gregory Charles Briscoe and Mark Wade (Debbie) Briscoe; grandchildren, Amanda Ellen (Mark) Lang, Daniel Eric (Jasmon) Briscoe and Elizabeth Ryan (Preston Dion) Smith; brothers, Wallace Johnson and Walter Johnson and sister, Faye Fox.