Jonni Lou Briscoe

jonni briscoe

Jonni Lou Briscoe passed away peacefully on January 16, 2023 in Arlington, Texas at the age of 83 with her family by her side.

She was born in Dallas, Texas on July 24, 1939 to John Weldon Brown and Nancy Lou Tanner Brown. She attended Mesquite High School.

Jonni enjoyed many outdoor activities including fishing, boating, dancing and water skiing. She enjoyed bowling, was a good cook and was also a passionate gambler! She was also a very dedicated and hard worker.

Jonni was preceded in death by her parents John Weldon Brown and Nancy Lou Brown, brother James Weldon Brown, and Daughters Vickie Lou Garza and Nancy Gail Waymire.

She is survived by sons Randy Lynch (wife Robin) and Wayne Lynch (wife Jena), daughters Dana Kirkwood and Jana Wetzler, and sister Shirley Williams as well as numerous grandchildren and great grandchildren.

Jonni will be sorely missed by all who knew her.

In lieu of flowers, the family has asked that you consider a donation to the Dementia Society of America (click here to donate).


Celebration of Life: January 18, 2023 2:00 pm

Room: Chapel

Wade Funeral Home and Crematory
4140 West Pioneer Parkway
Arlington, Texas 76013


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  2. CandleImageWe are praying for You and your family, I’m so sorry tgat we can’t make it. Stay strong, God’s got you girl.

  3. CandleImageI am so sorry for your loss Dana (and the rest of your family). Please know that my heart is with you.

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