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Wilma Bernice Givens

Wilma Bernice Givens, 78, of Pikeville passed away on February 14, 2015 at the Life Care Center of Rhea County.

She was a lifetime member of the West End Church of God. She loved to garden, watch Nascar racing, and UT Football.

She was preceded in death by her husband, James “Buster” Givens; mother, Martha Walker; and a brother, Donnie Keith.

Left behind to cherish Wilma’s memory are her children, Eddie (Bessie) Givens; daughters, Robin Yother and Paula (Carl) Stewart; three grandsons, Brian (Kristi) Stewart, Jason (Tracie) Yother, and Terry (Chasity) Yother, all of Pikeville; five great-grandchildren, Haylyn, Matthew, Hannah, Kendall, and Jalynn; one sister, Sarah Wooden; two brothers, Junior (Vernita) Keith, Detroit, Michigan, and Jackie (Donna) Keith, of Pikeville; several nieces, nephews, cousins, and many special friends.

A Celebration of Wilma’s life will be held on Wednesday, February 18, at 1:00 p.m. with Rev. Danny Lee officiating. The family received friends on Tuesday from 2-9 p.m. Burial will be in the Hale Cemetery.

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Arrangements were entrusted to Pikeville Funeral Home entrusted with arrangements.

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