Regina Melton Given 1931-2021

Wednesday, October 6, 2021
Regina Melton Given 1931-2021

Regina “Jeannie” Melton Given, of Silver Star, Montana, passed away on Sunday, Sept. 26, 2021, after battling Alzheimer’s for many years.

Jeannie was born in Dillon, Montana on May 21, 1931. She will be best remembered as being a sweet and kind person. She was very active and performed as the “Fair Manager” at the Madison County Fairgrounds for many years. She organized and ran many Flea Markets, Yard Sales and numerous events throughout the Ruby and Jefferson Valleys. She was an avid pianist. She enjoyed teaching the piano and performing at various social gatherings. She will be missed very much.

Jeannie is preceded in death by her husband Richard John Given; and daughter Ganel Gay Given.

Jeannie is survived by her son Wade Given, wife Sara Given of Phoenix, Arizona; and grandson Taylor John Given of Billings, Montana.

Jeannie’s ashes will be laid to rest next to her husband in the Dillon Cemetery at a later date.

The family of Jeannie wishes to extend their sincere thanks to Tobacco Root Mountains Care Center in Sheridan Montana, who provided great care and much love to her over the years.

Rest in peace sweet Jeannie. Condolences may be sent to: Wade Given, 3323 N. 47th St., Phoenix, AZ 85018; Taylor John Given, 4808 Secret Valley Drive, Billings, MT 59101.