Cover photo for Karen W. Briggs's Obituary
Karen W. Briggs Profile Photo
1958 Karen 2024

Karen W. Briggs

May 5, 1958 — January 16, 2024

Karen W. Briggs, age 65 of Cave City, passed away on Tuesday, January 16, 2024 at Vanderbilt University Medical Center. She was born on May 5, 1958 in Louisville, KY to the late James Howard and Ruth Laverne Ross Wright. Karen was married for 47 years to William Briggs, who survives.

 

Karen worked for many years as a customer service representative at RR Donnelley.  After her retirement, she became the clerk for the City of Park City. She was a member of The Way Church in Horse Cave. Karen was an endless optimist; showed grace to everyone she met, and will be remembered for the joy she spread to others throughout her journey here with us.  

 

Besides her husband William, she leaves to honor her memory— her daughters, Angela Briggs of Glasgow and Ashlee Dennis (Justin) of Park City; grandchildren, Zach Driver of Glasgow and Eli and Ava Dennis of Park City; siblings, Pam Glaab (Don) of Linwood, Beverly Bennett (Johnny) of Hardyville, Howard Wright (Kathy) of Linwood, Dave Wright (Sandra) of Cub Run, Kevin Wright (Carla) of Linwood, Timmy Wright (Mary) of Bon Ayr and Tony Wright (Rachelle) of Munfordville, along with many other extended family members and friends.

 

Memorial contributions can be made in Karen’s name to: Samsonville Square, a real world therapy center designed to help stroke victims, or to T.J. Mission Foundation.

 

Interment will be in Cave City Cemetery.

 

VISITATION

10 AM– 2 PM, Saturday, January 20, 2024 

Patton Funeral Home Park City Chapel

 

FUNERAL SERVICE

2 PM, Saturday, January 20, 2024

Patton Funeral Home Park City Chapel

 

Online condolences can be made at www.pattonfuneralhome.com.

ARRANGEMENTS BY PATTON FUNERAL HOME PARK CITY CHAPEL

 

To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Karen W. Briggs, please visit our flower store.

Service Schedule

Past Services

Visitation

Saturday, January 20, 2024

10:00am - 2:00 pm (Central time)

Patton Funeral Home - Park City

23961 Louisville Rd, Park City, KY 42160

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.

Funeral Service

Saturday, January 20, 2024

Starts at 2:00 pm (Central time)

Patton Funeral Home - Park City

23961 Louisville Rd, Park City, KY 42160

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.

Guestbook

Visits: 7143

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the
Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Service map data © OpenStreetMap contributors

Send Flowers

Send Flowers

Plant A Tree

Plant A Tree