WOODBINE — Mrs. Melinda Briggs, 63 of Woodbine passed away Wednesday evening, April 1, 2020 at her residence after an extended illness Born in St. Mary’s, her parents were the late Clarence Eugene Carter and Winnie Lee Clark Carter. She is also preceded in death by her husband, Donald “Hobart” Eugene Briggs; and a brother, Glenn Carter. Mrs. Briggs was a truck driver for Underground Construction and of the Baptist faith. She loved spending time with her family, fishing, shopping, riding ATVs, crafting and crocheting. Survivors include her son and daughter-in-law, Edward and Erica Briggs of Woodbine; a daughter, Donna Briggs (John Brooks) of Woodbine; five grand grandchildren, Colbey Briggs, Peyton Briggs, Devon Blankenship, Simen Blankenship and Austin Brooks; three brothers and their spouses, Timmy Carter of White Oak, Tommy and Gwen Carter of Atkinson, and David and Joey Carter of Brunswick; two sisters, Anita Chandler and Angie Carter, both of Waverly; and also several nieces, nephews, other relatives and a host of friends. Due to COVID-19, the family held a private graveside service Saturday, April 4, 2020 at Colesburg Cemetery. Pallbearers were Tony Chandler, Andrew Chandler, John Brooks, Donny Pearson, David Brooks and Phillip Marr. Arrangements were with Frye Funeral Home, Nahunta. Sympathy may be expressed by signing the online registry at www.fryefh.com.