Goldie L. Giddens of Rolla, Missouri was born February 24, 1928 in Edgar Springs, Missouri to the late Benn and Thenia (Nuss) Henson, and entered into rest February 5, 2013 in Rolla, Missouri at the age of 85.
Goldie loved being visited by her family and friends and listening to old country music.
Survivors include her daughter Bonnie Levy & husband Edward of St. Louis, Missouri; sons Jim Smith of Dixon, Missouri and Gerald Bonebrake & wife Jill of Rolla; brother Lee Henson of Springfield, Missouri; grandchildren Anita Rigsby, Brian Bonebrake, Amy Harris, Lorie Gebbia, Jeremy Bonebrak, Eri Levy, Kim Gregory, Jason Smith and Jessica Smith along with several nieces, nephews, extended family and friends.
She was preceded in death by her first husband Raymond Bonebrake; second husband Elmer Giddens; brothers Earnie, Arthur, Sonny, Larry and Charles Henson; sisters Beulah Dunham, Ruby Crawford, Fern Gresham and Ellen Null in addition to her parents.
Services for Goldie L. Giddens will be held on Friday, February 8, 2013 at 1 PM at James & Gahr Mortuary in Rolla, Missouri. Visitation will also be held on Friday, February 8 from 11 to 1 PM at James & Gahr Mortuary in Rolla, Missouri. Interment will be at Ozark Hills Memorial Gardens in Rolla, Missouri.
Memorials are suggested to the American Diabetes Association. Cards are available at all James & Gahr locations.
Arrangements are under the direction of James & Gahr Mortuary of Rolla.
Online condolences may be left by visiting www.jamesgahrmortuary.com.