- Theresa Briggs, 70, wife of Almon Briggs, died March 15, 2017, at a Lincoln hospital. She was born November 30, 1946, in Houlton, the daughter of Henry and Sarah (McSheffrey) Carpenter.
Theresa was a loving wife, mother, and grandmother, and a good friend and neighbor who was always worrying about, and taking care of, everyone. She and her husband just celebrated 50 years of marriage last July. She loved her dogs, playing BINGO, and her flower garden.
In addition to her husband, she is survived by three children, Ann Fournier and Al, Almon Briggs and Shannon and Lisa Williams and Jim; eight grandchildren, Aimee, Desirae, Cameron, Brandon, Zach, Tyrone, Megyn and Christen; 5 siblings, Mary Bennett, Paul Carpenter, George Carpenter, Billy Carpenter and Margaret Gary. She was predeceased by her parents, and a brother, Sonny Carpenter. Friends may visit with her family from 6-8 p.m., Saturday, March 18, 2017, at Clay Funeral Home, 7 Lee Rd., Lincoln, where funeral services will be held 2 p.m., Sunday, March 19, 2017, with the Rev. Gerald Craig officiating. Spring interment will be in Lincoln Cemetery.
Online condolences may be expressed at www.clayfuneralhome.com.
Published on  March 17, 2017