Created by Susan on 12/03/2011
Briarlee Faith Samuel passed away Friday, March 5, 2011 at the age of eight. Briarlee was born the daughter of Hope Lynn Williams on March, 29, 2002 in Anchorage, Alaska. The family moved to Montana shortly after her first birthday. Briarlee grew up with an older brother Ollie. They were very close and the best of friends. They spent every waking moment together making club houses and playing outside together. Briarlee loved playing sports, and writing stories. She was very gifted at music and enjoyed playing the violin, piano, and cello. She loved to read and always seemed to have a book in her nose. She also loved to play with her three dogs cocoa, mia, and Oscar. In July of 2010 Briarlee's mother died from cancer and she was very blessed with a new family. A family who loved her very much. In the last six months of her life Briarlee met Ray and Andrea Samuel from Ocala, Florida. They became the most important people in her life. She loved them very much and asked them if she could be their daughter and they gladly accepted. The last weeks and days of her life were filled with happiness because of them. Briarlee is proceeded in death by her mother Lynn, and her brother Ollie. She is survived by her grandparents Susan and Gerald Miller of Billings, Montana, her parents Ray and Andrea Samuel, one brother Rapheal, and one sister Alexis all of Florida. She is also survived by her very special mama Carmen and daddy Jason and their son Jahlon from Alabama. Cremation had taken place and a service is being planned to take place in Florida at a later date. Rest in peace sweet baby until we meet again.