RICHLAND, Mo. (June 23, 2014) — Dewana “Dee” Norris Bivens, daughter of the late Silas and Vera (Slayter) Norris, was born Sept. 11, 1942 in Grant Parish, La. Dee attended school and graduated in Louisiana.
Dewana “Dee” Norris Bivens
On Dec. 13, 1990, Dee was united in marriage to Kenneth Allen Bivens. They shared over 23 years of marriage together.
Dee enjoyed providing for her family and was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, aunt and friend.
Dee was a member of the Grace Baptist Church of Richland and will be remembered for her gentle hugs and loving smile.
Dee left her earthly home to be with her Lord and Savior on the afternoon of Friday, June 20, 2014 at her home in Richland, having attained the age of 71 years. Though she will be sadly missed, Dee will be fondly remembered by all those that knew and loved her.
Dee is survived by her husband: Kenneth Bivens of the home; one son: Edward Green and his wife Darlene of Russellville; one daughter: Sheila Trichel and her husband Joe of Pollock, La; one step-son Kenny Bivens and his wife Angela of Houston, Texas; two step-daughters: Kris Harris of Pineville, La. and Debbie Melbert and her husband Bert of St. Louis; two sisters in-laws Sue and Ann; and numerous grandchildren and great grandchildren; several nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
In addition to her parents, Dee was preceded in death by one brother, Walton Norris and her son, Brian Keith.
Memorial contributions may be made memory of Dewana Bivens to the Grace Baptist Church of Richland and may be left at the Memorial Chapel of Richland.
LINK to Memorial Chapels and Crematory of Waynesville / St. Robert: http://www.memorialchapelsandcrematory.com/obituaries/Dewana-Bivens/#!/Obituary
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