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Firm Profile

We trace the beginning of our firm to Mr. F.O. Givens, Sr. Mr. Givens, (1888-1975), worked as an auditor for Western Electric Company (the equipment arm of Bell Telephone) in Chicago and later worked for the IRS in Mississippi. In 1941, Mr. Givens began his accounting and bookkeeping services firm. F.O. Givens, Jr., (1928-2004), joined his father in 1951. His two sons came to work with their father as well: Buford Givens, CPA, in 1980 and Frank Givens, CPA, in 1984. Thomas Givens, CPA, joined in 2016.

In 1984, the firm opened a second office in Southaven, Mississippi, moving into the current location in the
DeerChase Office complex on Getwell Road in 2007.

Professional Associations

Member - American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
Member - Mississippi Society of Certified Public Accountants

Our Team

W. Buford Givens, CPA    Partner

Frank Givens, CPA    Partner

Mary Ann Walker    Tax Manager

Lisa Lucius    Accounting Manager

Melinda Poag, CPA    Audit Manager

Thomas Givens, CPA     Manager

Rebecca Caldwell, CPA    Senior Auditor

Sherri Ligon    Accounting Consultant

Rachel Lance    Office Manager


F.O. Givens & Company, CPA  
212 S Ward Street · · Senatobia MS 38668· ·662.562.6721
DeerChase 5699 Getwell Road Suite E · · Southaven MS 38672· ·662.349.3798