Billie C. (Briggs) Pavey, age 81, of Newburgh, IN, passed away at 7:40 a.m. on Friday, April 23, 2021, at Golden Living Center – Woodlands.
Billie was born March 31, 1940, in Gibson County, IN, to George and Elpha (Drew) Briggs. She worked for 23 years as a bartender at the Princeton VFW Post 1147. Billie enjoyed crossword puzzles, and she especially loved her grandchildren.
Billie is survived by her daughter, Amy Payne-Allen (Dallas); sons, Larry Payne (Lisa) and Roger Payne (Ralanna); sisters, Marna Miller, Vickie McGowan (Charlie), Elizabeth Ruble (Tom), and Georgia Sue Curtis; brothers, Mike Briggs (Brenda), Bobby Briggs, and Patrick Briggs (Bee); 10 grandchildren, and 1 great grandchild.
Billie is preceded in death by her parents, George and Elpha Briggs; husband, Danny Pavey; sister, Mitzi Hartley; and brothers, Jay Charles Briggs and David Briggs.
A Celebration of Life will be held at 11:00 a.m., Friday, April 30, 2021, at Boone Funeral Home East Chapel – A Family Tradition Funeral Home, 5330 Washington Avenue with Pastor Gene Burkhardt officiating. A Live Stream will be available beginning twenty minutes prior to the service time. Please visit www.boonefuneralhome.net, select your loved one’s obituary, scroll to the bottom of the page, and click Live Stream. Burial will be in Somerville Cemetery in Somerville, IN.
Friends may visit from 10:00 a.m. until service time, Friday, April 30, 2021, at BOONE FUNERAL HOME EAST CHAPEL.
The family would like to say a special thank you to the ACU Unit at Golden Living Center – Woodlands for their loving care and compassion.
Memorial Contributions may be made to: Alzheimer’s Association at 701 North Weinbach Avenue, Evansville, IN 47711.
Condolences may be made to the family online at boonefuneralhome.net
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