Rebekah Jividen

Rebekah Jividen

EAST LIVERPOOL–Rebekah J. “Jean” Jividen, 90, of East Liverpool died Monday, March 20, 2017.

Born March 14, 1927 in Newell, a daughter of the late Arza and Ruby Fluharty Straight. She was preceded in death by her husband, Leonard Jividen.

She was a 1944 graduate of Wells High School and worked for Ohio Bell as a telephone operator. She was also the owner of Missy’s Market.

Mrs. Jividen was a member of Northside Community Church. She leaves behind her sons, Bud Jividen of Dayton, Ohio, and Scott Jividen of East Liverpool; Cathy Matthews of Canton, Debbie Perkins of East Liverpool, Pam Newlun of East Liverpool and Stephanie Smith of Miamisburg, Ohio; brother, Arza Straight of Loveland, Colo.; nine grandchildren; and 12 great-grandchildren.

Pastor Larry Rose will conduct a service 3 p.m. Wednesday, March 22, at the Arner Funeral Chapel in Chester. Visitation two hours prior to the service, from 1 to 3 p.m.