Obituary: Priscilla June Briscoe

July 30, 1933 – August 8, 2022

Priscilla June Briscoe, 89, of Bloomington, passed away Monday, August 8, 2022, at Indiana University Health Bloomington Hospital.

Born July 30, 1933, in Mitchell, she was the daughter of Earl Franklin and Margaret “Maggie” Jewell (Beasley) Tirey.  June married Robert Lee Briscoe on July 23, 1952, and he survives.

June was a 1951 graduate of Mitchell High School and grew up in Spice Valley Baptist Church.  She worked in banking at several different banks over the course of her career.  June was a fifty-year member of Kappa Delta Pi Sorority. 

Survivors include her husband, Robert Lee Briscoe of Bloomington; daughter, Judy Ann Briscoe of Bloomington; granddaughter, Elizabeth Briscoe; and several nieces, nephews, and great-nieces and nephews.

Her parents; son, Dennis Lee Briscoe; siblings, Rosella Jewell Harris and Jerry Franklin Tirey; and son-in-law, Carroll Bryce preceded her in death.

The funeral service will be at 1:00 p.m. Wednesday, August 17, in the Memorial Chapel of Chastain Funeral Home & Cremation Center with Pastor Philip Barker officiating.  Graveside service will be at 3:00 p.m. in Valhalla Memory Gardens with a memorial service by Kappa Delta Pi.

The family will receive friends from 11:00 a.m. until the time of the service Wednesday at the funeral home.

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