Larry L. Briggs was born in Battle Creek, MI on 5 Mar 1950 to Dorothy Christiansen and Vernon Willis Briggs from St. Paul, MN. He joined the United States Air Force in 1969 and served in the Persian Gulf and Vietnam War. He retired at Shaw AFB, SC after serving honorably for 23 years.
In 2002, he and his wife moved to Las Vegas where he worked for the USPS as a mail courier.
He is survived by his wife Elizabeth and her two children, Krystal and Casey; his daughter Katheren and step-son Oscar; his mother Dorothy Christiansen Allen and siblings Thomas, Linda, Pat.