Services for Mrs. Ruth Emma Bland Briggs will be held at 12 p.m. Saturday, April 5, 2014, at Bethesda Baptist Church, 15800 Woods Edge Road, Colonial Heights, the Rev. Juanita A.W. Harrison, pastor, eulogist. Interment to follow at Mt. Minnis Cemetery.
Honorary and active pallbearers are asked to assemble at 11:30 a.m. at the funeral establishment.
The family will assemble 11 a.m. at 15306 Happy Hill Road, Colonial Heights, the day of the services.
Family members and friends are invited to pay final tribute to Mrs. Briggs at www.jmwilkersonsince1874.com
Funeral arrangements entrusted to the staff of J.M. Wilkerson Funeral Establishment Inc., 102 South Ave., Petersburg, 804-732-8911, www.jmwilkersonsince1874.com