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Givens, R.J. Was born in Canton, Mississippi, January 20, 1920, to Martin and Pearl Givens. He served in the Army. He moved to Gary and worked at Ford Dealership for over 50 years. On July 10, 1957, he married Charlotte Colbert. Charlotte had three daughters, and he accepted them as his own. A member of Good Shepherd Lutheran Church. The Lord took him August 15, 2014; the same date of his wife's passing (August 15, 2012). Parents, siblings, and one daughter preceded him in death. He leaves to cherish his memories two daughters, Gail (Sandy) Madison and Sharon Cummings; nine grandchildren; many great-grand and great-great-grandchildren; and a host of family and friends. Visitation Thursday, August 21, 2014 from 12:00-8:00p.m. with family hours 6:00-8:00p.m. at Guy & Allen Chapel. Funeral services on August 22, 2014 at 10:00a.m. at Good Shepherd Lutheran Church, 719 W. 25th Avenue. Interment Evergreen Cemetery.

Published in the Post Tribune on Aug. 19, 2014
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