|Birth: ||Jan. 24, 1907|
|Death: ||Jun. 13, 1988|
Mrs. Marie H. Givens, 81, of Springfield died at 6:55 p.m. Monday at St. John's Hospital.
Mrs. Givens was born on Jan. 24, 1907, in Springfield, the daughter of Admiral and Bertha Gieble Howard. A resident of Springfield most of her life, she was married to James Corbet Givens Sr. in 1923. He died in 1973. Mrs. Givens was a member of Springfield Temple Baptist Church.
Preceding her in death were her daughter, Alberta Hudson in 1984; four grandchildren; and two brothers, John and Leonard Howard.
Surviving are one son, James Corbet Jr. of Phoenix, Ariz.; six daughters, Georgia Mae Sands of Camp Verdi, Ariz., Dora Heckwine, Margaret Hull and Marjorie Ushman, all of Springfield, Elsie Brooks of Griggsville and Shirley Lawson of Decatur; 30 grandchildren; several great-grandchildren; several great-great-grandchildren; several nieces and nephews.
Services: Vancil Memorial Funeral Chapel, the Rev. Lavelle Jesse officiating. Burial: Roselawn Memorial Park.
State Journal-Register (Springfield, IL) - June 15, 1988
James Corbet Givens (1895 - 1973)*
Roselawn Memorial Park
Created by: BjJ
Record added: Sep 28, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 42495786
I though the world of you MOM|
Added: Jun. 26, 2010
sleep Mom I miss you|
Added: May. 13, 2010