WEATHERFORD, TEXAS- The Rev. Robert Houston Briles Sr., 85, passed away Saturday morning,
Sept. 6, 2014. Funeral: 10 a.m. Thursday at First United Methodist
Church of Weatherford. Interment: Greenwood Memorial Park.
Visitation: 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at Greenwood. Pallbearers: Everett
Goar, Joe Lee, Leo Neely, Tom Porter, Robert Duvall and Danny Bruce.
Rev. Briles was born June 20, 1929, and was raised in Milford. The Rev.
Briles was preceded in death by his wife, Irene Gregg Briles; son, Robert H.
Briles Jr.; parents, James Otis and Bertha Briles; brother, James
Otis Briles Jr.; sister, Nina and her husband, Boyd Barnard; and
sister, Margaret and her husband, Bill Schroeder. Survivors: He was a
loving father to Susan Briles, Mary Katherine "Cassie"
Gresham and husband, Joe; and grandfather to Sara Elizabeth Dixon and
husband, Jonathan; and his future great-grandchild due in January
2015; and niece, Linda Bradford.