Jon M. Bivens, 72 of Cookeville, Tennessee formely of Tiskilwa, Illinois, passed from this life Tuesday, May 8, 2018, at Cookeville Regional Medical Center.
He was born Friday, December 7, 1945 in LaHarpe, Illinois, he was the son of the late Lyell Bivens and the late Breta (Harden) Bivens.
He was a loving Husband, Father, Grandfather, and Great Grandfather.He served in the U.S. Navy during the Vietnam Era. Serving on the USS Trutta 421. He was an over the road Truck Driver for many years.
He is survived by his wife of 16 years, Linda K. ( Crone) Bivens of Cookeville, TN.
Kelli and Brian Shreffler of Ashkum, IL
Mike and Benita Bivens of Ohio
David and Melissa Knight of Ohio
2 Great Grandchildren
Iris Schultz of Indiana
Judy Bivens of Lacon, IL
In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by a Brother: Ward Bivens
Jon had chosen cremation and no services are scheduled at this time.