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Obituary for Mason Zackary Givens

Mason Zackary Givens, 17, of Colby, passed away Friday, March 17, 2023. He was born August 23, 2005, in Colby, KS. Mason enjoyed the outdoors, riding ATVs, spending time hunting and fishing with his dad and Doug. He was a happy owner of multiple collections. Mason enjoyed music, particularly Upchurch, working out, and cheering on the Kansas City Chiefs. He enjoyed all of his motorized vehicles, especially driving around town with his friends. Mason was a momma’s boy who had an infectious smile and a great sense of humor. He was incredibly smart and had dreams of pursuing a career as a veterinarian or psychologist. Above all, Mason had so much love for his family and friends.

He was preceded in death by his grandparents, Elvis Givens and Patricia Givens; great grandparents, Martin and Antonia Weber; uncle Justin Gibson; and brothers Brendon Givens and Braxton Marcum.

Mason is survived by his mother, Amanda (Chris) Keen; father, Robert (Anne) Givens; step parents, Doug (Amy) Marcum; siblings, Garrison Marcum, Kamrie Marcum and Kaeli Marcum; step siblings, Zachary Gardner, Keely Gardner and Ryleigh Gardner; grandparents, Karen Weber, Ferman Gibson, Vaughn and Marie Marcum; aunt Tanya Martin; uncles, David Givens and Allen (Stacey) Marcum; and his dog Tesla.

Visitation is 5-7:00 p.m. Tuesday, March 21, 2023, at Baalmann Mortuary, Colby. The funeral will be at 2:00 p.m. Wednesday, March 22, 2023, at Celebration Community Church, Colby. Memorials are suggested to help with funeral expenses and may be made to Baalmann Mortuary, PO Box 391, Colby, KS 67701. For information or condolences visit