JoAnn  Givens
JoAnn Givens, 85, of Muskogee, Oklahoma passed away on Friday, October 18, 2019. She was born on July 18, 1934 to Jess Nodine and Betty Mae Nodine in Tahlequah, Oklahoma.
JoAnn was a loving wife and mother who loved taking care of her family. She will be missed by everyone who knew and loved her.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Marvin Givens, Jr.; her parents, Jess and Betty Nodine; sisters, Lenora Howdeshell and Alvie Martin; 1 great-great-grandson; and 1 niece.
JoAnn is survived by her daughters, Brenda Mitchell of Muskogee, OK, Marcia Kirk and husband Walter of Muskogee, OK, Linda Hannis of Muskogee, OK, and Kris Quesenberry and husband Jay of Muskogee, OK; grandchildren, Bunner Gray, Missy Lawrence, Debra Watson, Pete Kirk, Joi Harper, Clint Kirk, Jessi Davidson, Weston Quesenberry and Shae Quesenberry Sommers; 19 great-grandchildren; 11 great-great-grandchildren; sister, Nadine Flemming; and special nieces, Tommye Sue Wright and Kita Mayfield; and many other family members and friends.
A special thanks to Pleasant Valley Health Care and Compassus Hospice for taking great care of our mother.
A family conducted memorial service in honor of JoAnn's life will be 3PM, Saturday, October 26, 2019 at the Fort Gibson Community Center.
Published on October 22, 2019


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Cathy Scott
Oct 29, 2019
Hey guys. Brenda, Marcia, Linda, Im so sorry for the loss of your Mom.
She was a very sweet person. Thoughts & prayers are with you all.
Love you guys,