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Rebecca L. (Givens) Williams

Rebecca L. (Givens) Williams, 63, died Tuesday, Nov. 27, 2012, in Indianapolis. She was a resident of Whiteland.

Rebecca was born Sept. 15, 1949, to Charles and Anna Mae (Tweedy) Givens in Chicago. She received a bachelor’s degree in psychology and criminology from Indiana State University.

She married James E. “Jim” Williams on July 24, 1966, in Terre Haute. They were married for 46 years.

She was employed with the state of Indiana as a case worker in the Family and Social Services Administration for 19 years.

Rebecca enjoyed roller skating, bowling, cooking and baking. She loved Christmas and spending time with her family. Her time with her husband, children and grandchildren made her truly happy.

She is survived by her mother, Anna Mae Brock; her husband, Jim Williams and their two children, Paul Williams and his wife, Angela, and Tabitha Williams; three grandchildren, Trinity Williams, Brittany Williams and Emily Williams; her brother, Scott Brock and his wife, Susie; her nephews, Chase Williams, Chris Brock and his wife, Meghan, Brandon Brock and Cody Brock.

Rebecca was preceded in death by her father, Charles Givens; and a grandson, Matthew Williams.

A funeral service will be conducted at 5 p.m. Saturday at Jessen Funeral Home, Whiteland Chapel, 729 U.S, 31 North. Friends and family may call from 2 p.m. until service time Saturday at the funeral home. Burial will be Monday at Highland Lawn Cemetery in Terre Haute.

Information: 535-6880, www.jessenfuneralhome.com

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