1933 — 2014
CANTON — Jimmy Ray Briggs, 80, passed away Saturday, May 17, 2014, at the Golden Living Center.
A native and lifelong resident of Haywood County, he was a son of the late Roy and Velda Smathers Briggs.
He is survived by a niece, Brenda Mancini, of Canton; and two nephews, Richard Rhinehart, of Canton, and Winfred Lee Briggs, of Marion.
Private family services will be held. Memorials may be made to Morning Star Cemetery Fund, P.O. Box 1746, Canton, NC 28716.
For those who desire, an online memorial register is available at www.wellsfuneralhome.com.