Louis Edward Givens
Funeral service for Louis Edward Givens were held April 8, 2022, at Powell’s Grove United Pentecostal Church, with interment in the church cemetery.
Mr. Givens, 87, passed from this life April 5 at his residence in Jayess. He was born in Brookhaven on Feb. 18, 1935, to Wash and Madie Givens. He was a cattle farmer and took great care in providing for his family. Mr. Givens was a member of Powell’s Grove United Pentecostal Church.
He was preceded in death by his parents; brothers, Duddy, Walter, Cliff, and Morris Givens; sisters, Mattie Hayes, Maude Sykes, Daisy Mathews, and Marie Thomas; granddaughter, Brianna Givens; his in-laws, Fred and Lillie Mae Lambert; and his brother-in-law and sister-in-law, Marvin and Walene Lambert.
Those left to cherish his memory are his wife of 65 years, Voncile Lambert Givens; sons, Michael Givens (Ann), Mitchell Givens (Kelley), all of Jayess; and Byron Givens (Kim), of Monticello; daughter, Sandra Givens Hux (Paul), of Jayess; five grandchildren, Paula Hux Curry (Robby), of Herriman, Utah; Luke Hux (Katie), of Jayess; Gene Hux (Cathy), of Jonesboro, Ark.; Natalie Givens Williams (Larry), of Petal; and Darren Givens (Hope), of Flowood. Mr. Givens also leaves behind a legacy through his 23 great-grandchildren, Parker and MacKenzie Smith, Rylan, Ayden, Tripp, and Bria Curry, Noah, Emily, Caleb, Alivia, Sadie, and Greyson Hux, Addison, Emma, and Kennedy Hux, Drew, Drake, Malaina, Daylin, and Daxtyn Williams, and Gavin, Alexis and Lillian Givens; as well as other loving family members and friends.