Mattie Ozell Bivens
Mattie Ozell Bivens, age 93, of Leoma, TN passed away Thursday, June 4, 2020 at Southern TN Regional Health System in Lawrenceburg, TN.
She was a native of Lawrence County, TN, a homemaker, and a member of Fall River United Methodist Church. She was a foster parent for many years.
She was preceded in death by her parents: Hallie and Martha Melissa Johnston White; her husband: Solon Bivens; two sisters: Pauline Howell and Georgia Ruth McDougal; and one brother: Edward M. White.
She is survived by three daughters: Judy Tucker (Gerald), Joan Stephens (Richard), and Joyce Evans, all of Leoma, TN; one brother: Delma White (Dorothy) of Lawrenceburg, TN; eight grandchildren: Vickie Woody, Marsha Parish, Amy Austin, Cricket Gooch, Gina Pierce, Ryan Hillhouse, Dana Jackson, and Casey Hillhouse; and ten great-grandchildren.
Graveside services and interment for Mattie Ozell Bivens were conducted at Fall River Cemetery at 1:00 p.m. on Saturday, June 6, 2020, with Ray McDonald officiating. Neal Funeral Home was in charge of all arrangements. Family suggests memorials be made to Fall River Cemetery. Condolences may be sent by way of: www.nealfuneralhome.net.