Donald Joe Giddings, 59, of Springhill died Friday, August 3, 2012 at Springhill Medical Center in Springhill.
Donald was born April 1, 1953 in Springhill to the late C.B. and Pat (Boyett) Giddings and was a shop supervisor for Hollingsworth Construction. He was an avid outdoorsman and gardener. He enjoyed helping others, especially his neighbors, and everyone who knew him loved his great sense of humor.
He was preceded in death by his parents and sister-in-law, Mary Margaret Cheatham.
He is survived by his wife of 22 years, Barbara (Basham) Giddings of Springhill; brother, James Giddings and wife, Mary of DeRidder; one nephew and two nieces; two great-nephews and two great-nieces; mother and father-in-law, Jack and Joan Basham of Springhill; and his beloved Border Collies, Clarice, Lillie, Meryl, Camilla and Merlin.
A private service will be held and in lieu flowers, memorial donations may be made to the account at Lewis Funeral Home, Inc., P.O. Box 1007, Springhill, LA 71075. Visit www.lewisfunerlahome.biz for more information.