2018-11-08 / Obituaries

Joseph Boyd Gividen

Mr. Joseph Boyd Gividen, 84 of Savannah Lakes Village entered into eternal rest on Saturday, No­vemberr 3, 2018 at McCormick Healthcare.

There will be a Celebration of Life service to be held at a later date.

Mr. Gividen was the son of the late Earl Preston Gividen and the late Sybil Madden Gividen of Mid­dletown, Ohio. He was a graduate of Middletown High School and the University of Cincinnati where he attained a bachelor's degree. Mr. Gividen was a proud veteran of the United States Navy serving his country with honor during the Korean Conflict. He had retired from AK Steel with Insurance Risk Management and attended Goshen Baptist Church in Lincolnton.

He is survived by his wife, Son­dra Gividen; one son, Dr. Brad Gividen and wife, Mary of West­minster, Md.; three step daugh­Mrs. ters, Cynthia Tychan and husband, Tim of Merritt Island, Fla, Kristen Moomau of Augusta, Ga. and Kim­berly Bartek of Hiram, Ga.; grand­children, Mason, Harper, Zachary, Ashley, Connor, Gage and Amelia; one sister, Carolyn Sue Conrad and husband, Pat of Cheyenne, Wyo.; one brother, Stephen Gividen of Middletown, Ohio.

If so desired memorial contribu­tions may be made to the Humane Society of McCormick, P.O. Box 900, McCormick, SC 29835 or to the MACK (McCormick Arts Council at the Keturah), 115 S. Main St., McCormick, SC 29835. You may sign the family's online guestbook at: http://www.reesfu­neralhome.net.

Rees Funeral Home was in charge of the arrangements.

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