Melinda Carol Giffen

Melinda Carol Giffen
June 22, 1959 – May 2, 2015
SAINT JO – Melinda Carol Gifffen, 55, died May 2, 2015 in Saint Jo, TX.
A memorial service was at 11 a.m. May 2 at the First Baptist Church in Saint Jo.
Giffen was born June 22, 1959 to Robert and Marilyn Giffen in Sherman. She graduated from Saint Jo High School in 1977.
In 1981, she attended nursing school at Bethesda School of Nursing in Wichita Falls. For 13 years she was in the field of nursing. She worked for the All Church Home for Children, and the Union Gospel Mission. She worked at Sagamore Hill Baptist Church as the children’s director, and she served as a case manager for the Department of Human Services in Gainesville.
She is survived by her companion, John Reed; daughters, Traci Wright and Davida Larkin; four grandchildren; sisters, Pamela Cavaness and Shirley Giffen; brothers, Paul Giffen and Ronny Giffen; and numerous aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces and nephews.
In lieu of flowers, please make a donation to CASA of Gainesville or the charity benefitting children of your choice.