Edward Dwayne Givens passed this life Wednesday, May 3, 2017, at Presence United Samaritans Hospital in Danville surrounded by his loved ones.
Edward was born in Danville on June 24, 1974. He attended Danville public schools and graduated from Danville High School in 1992. Ed was an excellent student.
Ed lived to help others. He was a kind, gentle, caring soul who never met a stranger. Ed loved everyone and he loved life. He was an avid sports fan and he loved to compete. Ed loved his children, family and friends.
Ed leaves to cherish his loving memory his parents, Tyree and Dana Davis, Jerome and Sabrina Givens; siblings, Jerome Givens, Armon (Carolyn) Cunningham, Bryce Davis, Alicia (Derrick) Cunningham, Nija Givens, Unicia Hoskins; children, E'Shanti Givens, Chyna Givens, Anija Givens, Edward Givens, Armon Givens; godson, Michael Taylor; and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.
He was preceded in death by his grandparents, Albert "Pete" and Barbara Derickson, Geneva Givens.
Homegoing Celebration will commence at noon Thursday, May 11, at New Life Church of Faith, 1419 N. Bowman Ave. Visitation will be from 11 a.m. Thursday until the time of the service. Officiating: Pastor Thomas W. Miller. Interment will be at Spring Hill Cemetery. Visitation also will be 1-5p.m. Wednesday May 10, at Leek & Sons Funeral Home, 304 E. Williams St.
Condolences may be sent to www.leekandsonsfuneralhome.com.
Published on  May 8, 2017