James (Audie) Bivens, 89, of Newburgh, passed away Thursday, December 09, 2010, at Cypress Grove Rehabilitation Center. He was born November 2, 1921, in Roxanna, Ill.
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James was a member of St. Paul's Methodist Church in Rosewood Heights, Ill. He was a Navy veteran, serving in World War II. James retired from Clark Oil in Hartford, Ill.
He was a loving husband, father, grandfather, and great-grandfather.
He is survived by his wife of 68 years, Mary Madelyn (Green) Bivens; son, James Bivens and wife, Linda; son, Dale Bivens and wife, Kathy; grandchildren, Beth and Ann Bivens, Tom Bivens and wife, Susan; Jessie Decort and husband, Ed; Steve Bivens; Justin Bivens and wife, Stephanie; and great-granddaughter, Adelaide Decort.
A private family service will be held at a later date.
Condolences may be made online at www.AlexanderNewburghChapel.com.
Published in Courier Press on Dec. 10, 2010