Timothy Arthur Briggs, age 58, of Granite City, IL, passed away on Thursday, May 17, 2018 at his home. Tim was born on July 16, 1959 in Granite City, IL, a son of the late Lt. Col. Harold E. Briggs Sr. and Elizabeth A. (Phillips) Briggs.
Tim worked for the Madison County Highway Department for many years before going to work for the Granite City School District as a custodian. Tim enjoyed playing softball and in 1987 his team won the Illinois State Softball Championship, with Tim being named a tournament MVP.
Tim is survived by his brother, Harold E. “Gene” Briggs Jr. of Granite City, IL; many cousins, extended family and many friends.
Visitation will be held from 10:00 a.m. until 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, May 26, 2018 at Sunset Hill Memorial Estates Mausoleum, Glen Carbon, IL.
In celebration of his life, funeral services will follow at 11:00 a.m. in the Mausoleum on Saturday.
Interment will follow at Sunset Hill Memorial Estates.
Memorial donations may be given to Granite City A.P.A. and donations will be accepted at the funeral service.
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