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In Memory of

Rebecca Briggs

May 8, 1949 - October 13, 2016

Obituary


Rebecca "Becky" Halfmoon Briggs joined many loved ones and her heavenly father on October 13, 2016 after a brave four-year battle. She is survived by her children Stacey Halfmoon, Leslie Halfmoon and Joe McNulty. She is preceded in death by husband Gary Briggs, her parents Hubert and Corinne Halfmoon, daughter Ashley Hudnall and sister Mary Ann Brittan. Becky was born on May 8, 1949 at the Kiowa Indian Hospital in Lawton. A citizen of the Caddo Nation of Oklahoma, Becky was a devoted mother, grandmother and wife. A passionate educator, she taught in the OKC...

Rebecca "Becky" Halfmoon Briggs joined many loved ones and her heavenly father on October 13, 2016 after a brave four-year battle. She is survived by her children Stacey Halfmoon, Leslie Halfmoon and Joe McNulty. She is preceded in death by husband Gary Briggs, her parents Hubert and Corinne Halfmoon, daughter Ashley Hudnall and sister Mary Ann Brittan. Becky was born on May 8, 1949 at the Kiowa Indian Hospital in Lawton. A citizen of the Caddo Nation of Oklahoma, Becky was a devoted mother, grandmother and wife. A passionate educator, she taught in the OKC Public School system for over twenty years. Becky loved spending time with her family and was known as "Grammie" to her adoring grandchildren and great grandchildren: Raven, Kylie, Gabriel, Corinna, Hailey, Hayden, Mesa, Harper, Elias, Kylor and Aila. She served on the Caddo Tribal Council and on other boards as a distinguished member. She loved music, especially anything by the Bobs - Dylan and Marley. She was famous for her sense of humor and her ability to make any time a good time. She loved traveling and enjoyed good food, wine and conversation. A celebration of her life will take place October 18 at 2p.m. at Chapel Hill Funeral Home. Viewing and visitation is October 17 from 4-8p.m. at Chapel Hill.