Briggie Maley, 99, formerly of Lorane, passed away Tuesday, May 18. He was born to Bridge and Verna Maley in Altus, Oklahoma, on July 6, 1921.
Bridge married Nannie Lou 'Toby' Suiter on November 1, 1941. He was a timber faller and an avid golfer. Bridge belonged to The Lorane I.O.O.F., Cottage Grove I.O.O.F #68, Lorane Rebekah Lodge #252, and Lorane Christian Church.
Bridge is survived by 4 children: Pat Adams, Linda Sturtevant, Mike Maley (Kathy), and Jaynie Wiser (Mark); 9 grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren; and 7 great-great grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his wife Toby, brother Joe, sister Mona, and son-in-laws Darrell Adams and Roy Sturtevant.
A celebration of life is planned for July 10. In lieu of flowers, donations in his name can be made to The Lorane Rebekahs #252 marked "Cemetery Fund", PO Box 1008, Lorane, OR, 97451. Arrangements in the care of Smith-Lund Mills Funeral Chapel.