Joanne Wauahdooah, a resident of Midwest City passed away Monday, July 22nd, 2019 in Norman, Oklahoma at the age of 80. She was born July 30, 1938 in Claremore, Oklahoma to Yahola Givens and Leona (Harjo) Givens.
Joanne worked for many years as a Program Analyst with the Federal Aviation Administration. She was a member of Sand Creek Church.
She is preceded in death by her parents, siblings, Stella Catherine Simpson, Aggie Mae Gouge, Duane Givens, Joe Bailey Givens, Michael Taylor, and a nephew Dennis Simpson, a nieces: Celia (Unna) Gouge Anderson, Hollee Nicole Anderson.
She is survived by three children:
Debbie Hight of El Reno;
Bonnie Lininger & husband Russ of Norman;
Aaron Wauahdooah & wife Bobbie of Asher;
Seven grandchildren: Seth Hensley, Josh Taylor, Megan Wauahdooah, Summer Wauahdooah, Dylan Hight, Morgan Lininger, & Sarah Wauahdooah;
Two great grandchildren: Ethan Hensley & Conor Taylor;
Two sisters, Norma Jean Givens of Wetumka;
Gwen Hummingbird of Tulsa;
Also by a host of nieces, nephews, friends and other relatives
Wake services are scheduled for 6:00 p.m., Thursday evening at Integrity Chapel.
Funeral services are scheduled for 2:00 p.m., Friday, July 26th, 2019 at Hillabee Church in Hanna with Rev. Darrell Coachman officiating. Interment will follow under direction of Integrity Funeral Service.
Pallbearers will be, Seth Hensley, Dylan Hight, Julian Moon Hummingbird, Gabriel Givens, Russ Lininger, & Octavio Rodriguez.
Honorary Pallbearers will be Joshua Taylor, Ethan Hensley, Conor Taylor
Then the other Honorary pallbearers, sons of Robert Givens; Harper Givens; Eunah Givens; Charles Givens; Benjamin Harjo; & Albert Coachman.