Cassandra Jane Driggers

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Funeral services for Cassandra "Cassie" Driggers, 23, of Hughes Springs will be 2:00 P.M. Monday, October 6 at Hughes Springs Missionary Baptist Church with Revs. Larry Neeley, Dan McGuire and Tommy Estes officiating. Burial will follow at Woodlawn Memorial Park in Hughes Springs. Cassie was born November 17, 1984 in Longview. She was a 2003 graduate of Hughes Springs High School and a 2007 graduate of University of Texas in Tyler. She was a Project Analyst at Chicago Bridge and Iron in Tyler. Cassie is survived by her mother Sally Driggers of Hughes Springs and her father Frank Driggers of Lone Star; her maternal grandmother Bennie Rhyne of Hughes Springs; paternal grandmother Betty Jane Craddock of Lone Star; uncle and aunts Jim and Brenda Driggers of Pittsburg, Lorell Barron of Arlington and Glenda Wallace of Longview; cousins Jamie and Andy Cody, Misti and James Scaggs, Stephanie and William Mitchum, Jason Driggers and Chelsea Barron; second cousins Madalyn and Tyler Scaggs, Lena Cody, and Alex Mitchum. She will lie in state Sunday afternoon and evening and family will receive friends from 2:00 until 5:00 P.M. Sunday evening at the funeral home. Memorials may be made to the Cassie Driggers Scholarship Fund.

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  1. Dear Sally,I pray for your strength to get through the difficult days ahead. I know how close you and Cassie were and know that brings great comfort to have enjoyed your time on earth with her. May God bless you and your family during this sorrowful time. I love you!

  2. Our thoughts and prayers are with you. Casey is our son, and he thought the world of Cassie. May you find strenth and peace. Sincerely, Bob and Gretta Tabb

  3. Sally, Our hearts go out to you and your family during this time. Cassie was such a sweet and beautiful young lady.

  4. Sally, I pray the Lord comfort you with His peace during this time. Just remember the Lord Jesus Christ is our Savior and has a place waiting for all of us who believe. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. God bless you, Miss Mac

  5. Frank and Sally, So sorry to hear about Cassie. She was such a sweet girl. Our thoughts and prayers are with you both.

  6. Sally and Frank,Tim and I are praying for you, and the entire family. Cassie was such a beautiful lady. I pray God's peace and love surround you.

  7. Sally and Frank,Tim and I are praying for you, and the entire family. Cassie was such a beautiful lady. I pray God's peace and love surround you.

  8. My prayers are with you. Your daughter was a wonderful student of mine and a member of the NTCC Students in Free Enterprise team where I really was able to get to know her. She was a beautiful, talented, and precious young lady who I am very proud to have had in the classroom. She will be truly missed by her NTCC family.

  9. Cassie's warm smile and her wonderful personality will forever be in my spirit. God will renew your peace,and one day you will be able to smile about something she said or did that touched your life,then the joy of her life will be restored unto you.

  10. Sally, Dianne & I just wanted to let you know that you are in our thoughts and prayers and we are so saddened over your loss of Cassie. Our heart-felt sympathy goes out to you & your family and we take solice in knowing God will take your hand and guide you through this difficult time. We love you.

  11. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family today and the days ahead. I pray God's strength and love surround you and your family.

  12. We are so sorry for your loss.We didn't know Cassie, but weknow the sorrow you are feeling at this time. May God bless you and give you strength is our prayer.

  13. Sally, Sorry I cant be there today, but you are deeply in our prayers. If you will send me your address I will come by to see you.Love you and thinking of you and your Family at this time of need. Joyce Anderson Watkins

  14. We were so shocked to hear of this great loss. We remember Cassie as being such a loving and vivacious young girl. We will keep you in our prayers. Love You!

  15. I am so sorry. Cassie was a fantastic student and a wonderful person. I really enjoyed teaching her. I only wish I could have known her as an adult as well. My thoughts and prayers are with you.Love,ksutton

  16. Sally,I feel blessed to know you and will always treasure our friendship. Cassie is in heaven with the angels and will wait for you there. You are a wonderful mother and friend, and I pray the Lord gives your peace and strength throughout time.Love,Amanda Self

  17. Sally – I am so sorry for your loss. I will truly miss Cassie's bright smile and laughter each year at the family reunion. If there is anything we can do for you, please let us know.Love, Molly

  18. Sally, I just found out about Cassie when I went in to work today. My heart just goes out to you. I know how proud you were of her and how precious she was to you. Your happy memories of her and your faith will sustain you. I will pray for you.

  19. I am so very sorry. I just learned about Cassie. I have always loved her, so sweet. My thoughts and prayers are with you.

  20. Cassie, You will always remain in my heart. Thanks for being a great friend. Love always, Shelly Sanders

  21. I am very sorry for your loss. I was one of Cassie's history instructors at NTCC, and she was a conscientious student and a sweet young lady who was a joy to know. Your family is in my thoughts and prayers.

  22. Sally, My thoughts & prayers are with you & your family. May you find peace in Jesus Christ as He is our refuge & strength! God Bless, Summer

  23. Ms. Sally, I just want you to know how thankful I was to have had Cassie in my life for 23 years. We shared alot of great memories that I will know cherish for a lifetime. You will be in my prayers daily. Love you & may you find strength in the Lord.God Bless

  24. Sally and family, My heart goes out to you. Your friends in Linden have been praying for Cassie and you and we will keep remember you in pray.God Bless you all,Patti Chumley Henson

  25. Sally no words can express the sorrow and pain we feel for you and your family. I watched Cassie grow up with Whitney, from kindergarted to Senior year. She was our child too. We will forever have her in out hearts. What a wonderful and beautiful young lady she was, and what a wonderful mother she had to raise her to be the person she became. God Bless you. We Love you!!

  26. Cassie worked with my daughter for a brief period and they became friends. Cassie visited our home with Denise and she was a beautiful young lady. I know she will be missed. God bless you all.

  27. Sally,I have no idea what you have been through these last several days,but our Heavenly Father does, and now He is smiling upon your beautiful daughter's face. I didn't know Cassie but I know you, so I know that she is as beautiful inside as she is on the outside. Prayers will continue to be raised up for you and your family that God will hold you in His arms for as long as you need Him to supply your needs. Much love,Paula

  28. Sally, I am so sorry to hear about Cassie. My prayers for strength are with you as you take one day at a time to get thru this. One day you will have the blessing of seeing her again as she meets you to say ~ Mama, come with me to meet Jesus!!! Sally, I love you and will be praying for you and the rest of the family. Lynn

  29. Sally,My prayers are with you at this time. Cassie was a sweet girl that was always a pleasure to be around. I was blessed to spend time with her as the girls grew up and will cherish the memories. God bless you Sally. Deb

  30. Cassie, the Lord has the best angel of all now.You were by best friend from the day I started school, and I will always remember you for the wonderful person you were to me through childhood to adulthood. Mrs. Sally, my heart is with you always. You mean the world to me and were like a mother to me for many years. I love you.

  31. Cassie,It seems like just yesterday when we were having slumber parties & playing outside together. It's amazing how time flies by!! I miss you very much & regret not being closer to you through the years. You will always be in my heart!! I love you sweetheart!!Ms. Sally & Mr. Frank,You raised a beautiful & intelligent daughter. Everyone who knew her loved her and admired her!! I am always thinking & praying for your strength!! I love you guys!!Catie Daigle

  32. Cassie, I am sorry that I could not be there… I was in San Antonio with the military getting ready to deploy again… You know I would have been right by your side to the end holding your hand, telling you that its gonna be okay. I never stopped loving or caring for you I hope you know this… You are a great friend and an even better girlfriend… I am glad that we met by chance and that we took a chance on each other despite our lives being 2 hours apart. I am sadend that you had to leave us this soon in life… You were going to make something of yourself, I was sure of it… I know that every person that truly knows you is missing you right now baby… I love you, I am dedicating this next deployment in your honor Cassie. I will always have a picture of you in my shirt pocket over my heart. I love you, I miss you… I will see you again… might take some time though… I love you, bye baby

  33. Ms. Sally, im so sorry for your loss. I knew Cassie through school and worked with her at Papa nachos, those were good times! I will never forget Cassie and how she made me laugh and smile! I continue to pray for you and your family in this tough time. May God bless you!

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