Carl Eugene Nivens, 64, of Monett, passed away Tuesday, March 21, 2006, at Cox-South Hospital, Springfield following a sudden illness.
He was born May 18, 1941, in LaRussell the son of Harrison and Louise Jackson Nivens. He married Gladys Heseman on June 26, 1964, in Freistatt. He was retired from Jumping Jacks and a member of St. John's Lutheran of Monett.
He was preceded in death by his father and one grandson.
Survivors include: his wife, Gladys, of Monett; his mother, Louise Nivens, of Monett; one son, Chris Nivens, of Ozark; two daughters, Lisa Noblett, of Bella Vista, Ark. and Sherie Adams, of Purdy; one sister, Pat Ellyett; and five grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his father and one grandson.
Funeral services were held Friday at St. John's Lutheran Monett with Rev. Richard Cody officiating. Arrangements were under the direction of Bennett-Wormington Funeral Home.