Jaxon David Brigman passed from this life Saturday, August 14th 2021. Jaxon was born May 8, 1971 in Abilene, TX to Jack and Marsha Brigman. He graduated from Wylie High School in 1989 winning 3 state golf championships. With a golf scholarship, he attended Oklahoma State University, graduating in 1993 earning All-American status during his college career. A highlight of his college career was the Sunnehanna Amateur Championship win. Jaxon played the mini tours with the goal of becoming a PGA Tour professional traveling the United States and other countries. On his quest, his best finish was the Byron Nelson finishing tied for 10th. Jaxon enjoyed teaching golf over the years and worked as a golf equipment representative. His latest venture was with The Heyden Stanley Group working as a marketing representative in the HVAC industry living in Lewisville, TX.
Jaxon is survived by his daughter, Malyn (15), his mother, Marsha Brigman. His sister, Kelli Walker and husband John. Nieces – Jaclyn Withrow (Chris), Walker, Lyla, and Livvy Withrow, Madelyn Nichols (Zach), and Erin Nichols (Conner). Uncles Henry Brigman (Iris) and Cary Miller (Brenda). Also survived by many cousins, family, and friends. Preceding Jaxon in death were his daughter Tatum (3), his father, Jack Brigman. Grandmothers: Crystal Miller and Doris Brigman. Uncles and Aunts: Duane and Edyne Blair, Gene and Gail Miller, Cynthia Miller. Cousins: Lisa Miller and Jeana Spain.
Jaxon wanted to make everyone happy. To quote a longtime friend: “Jaxon always brought fun and happiness to any situation.” He loved his daughters with all of his big heart. His friends meant the world to him and were an important part of his life. He will be missed.
A graveside service was held Thursday August 19th at 10:00 am at Elmwood Memorial Park. A visitation with the family was held Wednesday evening from 5:00 – 6:30 pm at Piersall Funeral Directors, 733 Butternut St.