Evelyn Ruth Briles of Plano, formerly of Idalou and Lubbock, passed away on Thursday, December 20, 2012 at the age of 81. Visitation will be 4:00-8:00 p.m. Thursday, December 27, 2012 at Combest Family Funeral Homes in Idalou with the family receiving friends 6:00-8:00 p.m. Services are scheduled for 10:00 a.m. Friday, December 28, 2012 at the First Baptist Church in Idalou with interment to follow at the Idalou Cemetery. Born January 15, 1931 in Oklahoma City, OK to the late Algia and Verbia (Wright) Andrews. She married W. G. Briles, Jr. in February of 1947 in Tahoka. Surviving is one son, Terry Lee Briles of Princeton, Texas; one daughter, Cheryl Ann Mickelson of Plano; one sister, Joyce McMillan of Lafayette, Colorado; and three grandchildren. Preceded in death by her parents; husband; brother, W. A. Andrews; and one son, Bruce Briles.