Funeral Services for Loyce Biggs, 77, of Brownwood, Texas, will be held at 2 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 15, 2009, at the Heartland Funeral Home Chapel with Janelle Schumann officiating. Interment will follow at the Antioch Cemetery. The family will receive friends 6-8 p.m. Monday, at the funeral home.

She passed away Friday, Sept. 11, 2009, at her home.

Loyce was born on Aug. 5, 1932, in Brownwood, Texas, to Troy Bailey and Odessa Mae Holliman Horner. She was a graduate of Brownwood High School. On June 24, 1972, she was married to Melvin Biggs in Reno, Nev. She returned to Brownwood in 1990 after living in Fairfield, Calif. She attended the Midtown Baptist Church and was a retired sales clerk and seamstress.

Survivors include her son and daughter-in-law, Daniel Inlow and Tracy Smith of Lake Brownwood, Texas; daughters and sons-in-law, Thresa and Gordon Dempsey of Napa, Calif., Janet and Timothy McKenna of Sacramento, Calif.; sister, Betty Jean and R.V. Beaman of Gentry, Ark.; seven grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandchild.

She was preceded in death by her parents and one sister, Joyce Caffey.

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