Born March 15, 1920 in Nichilas County, W.Va., she was the daughter of Clem and Pearl (Brown) Lewis. Formerly of West Virginia, she had lived in Newton Falls since 1952.
Mrs. Givens was a member of the First Baptist Church in Newton Falls. She enjoyed sewing, handcrafts and her family.
Survivors include her son, Ralph of Dallas; daughter, Mrs. Ronald (Margaret) Brown of Newton Falls; three grandchildren; and sisters, Mrs. Nina Mullins of Richwood, W.Va. and Mrs. Beulah Cook of Birch River, W.Va.
Calling hours will be held from 7 to 9 p.m. tonight at the James Funeral Home in Newton Falls where services will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday. Burial will be in Lutheran Cemetery.