Peggy Briggs

Peggy Briggs

Peggy Anne Briggs, 80, of 1979 NC Highway 119 North, Leasburg, NC went to be with the Lord on July 20, 2021 at UNC Hillsborough Hospital after several years of declining health. Mrs. Briggs was born in Caswell County on October 22, 1940, a daughter of the late Mary Webster and L. Raymond Cobb. She was a graduate of the former Prospect Hill High School, class of 1958. On June 27 1958, she married Charles Nichols Briggs who survives at the residence. She spent her life in the Leasburg and Hightower communities of Caswell County where she was a homemaker. Mrs. Briggs was a member of Beulah Baptist Church.

In addition to her husband, Mrs. Briggs is survived by a daughter, Donna Briggs Anderson Grubbs of Leasburg, NC, a son Nick Briggs, Jr. and wife, Tammy of Goode, VA, six grandchildren, Joseph Grubbs, Jr. MD (Gabriela), Joshua Grubbs, PhD (Kim), Mary- Hannah Grubbs, Allison Briggs Hartnett (Bryan), Rebekah Briggs, J.D., Trey Briggs (Julie), Seven great grandchildren, Peyton Grubbs, Brantley Grubbs, Jaxon Grubbs, Valentina Grubbs, Adam Hartnett, Ellis Hartnett, Zoe Hartnett, a sister, Evelyn Oakley (Hassell) of Leasburg, NC. She was predeceased by a sister, Barbara Cobb and two brothers, John and Bud Cobb, two sons-in-laws, Joe Grubbs and Joey Anderson.

A special thanks goes out to the awesome caretakers: Ilene Clark and Deonca Locklear. They have provided the most loving and heartfelt care to Mom and Grandma.

A funeral service for Mrs. Briggs will be conducted on Sunday, July 25, 2021 at 2:00 pm at Beulah Baptist Church by the Reverend Richard Rorrer. The family will receive friends in the church fellowship hall following the service and at other times the family will be at the residence of her daughter, Donna Grubbs at 73 Griers Church Road, Leasburg, NC

Wrenn-Yeatts Yanceyville Chapel is respectfully serving the Briggs family. Online condolences may be made at