of Gassville, AR
April 22, 1957 - February 9, 2024
Rex Ivens, 66, of Gassville, AR passed away on February 9th in Mountain Home, AR.Rex was born in Buffalo City, AR on April 22, 1957 to Harlin and Edna Ivens. He married Marcia Hood on June 16, 1978. Together they raised 3 fine sons.Rex was a humble man and a friend to many. He would stop whatever he was doing to help anyone who needed it without expecting anything in return.He deeply loved his family and spent a lot of time investing in his grandchildren. He was a member of Gassville Baptist Church and loved his church family. He enjoyed working in his yard and garden, as well as building antique trucks. He could take a trailer full of parts and turn it into a classic.He spent 30+ years working at Plumlee Tire. He made many friends and built strong relationships with people there.Rex is survived by his wife, Marcia of the home; Son, Derek (Monica) of Norfork, Son, Jeremy of El Dorado and Son, Justin (Jaime) of Gassville; Grandchildren, Alliyah (Dawson) Akins, Bailey Ivens, Johannah Ivens, Kaydence Ivens, Calvin Ivens, Marlee Shields and Mason Shields; Great-grandchildren, Bentley Cash Akins and Kinsley Grace Akins; Sisters, Michelle Hood (Mike) and Joan Marler (Roger) and many nieces and nephews.He is preceded in death by his precious daughter, Jennifer Christine Ivens; as well as his parents; his brother, Jerry and his sisters, Margie White, Sandra Blankenship and Glenda Perrigo.Visitation will be held at Gassville Baptist Church on February 13th from 5:00-8:00 p.m.Funeral services will be held at Gassville Baptist Church on February 14th at 2:00 p.m. with Brother Gary Wise officiating. Burial will follow at Gassville Cemetery.Arrangements are under the care of Roller Funeral Home.
Marcia, We are so very sorry for your loss. We hope God brings you and your family peace and comfort. Y’all are in our thoughts and prayers.
To the family sorry for your loss. Rex will be missed by all.
So sorry for your loss. Rex was a great person. You are in our thoughts and prayers.
Marcia & Family,Sending my deepest sympathy to you all & wishing you peace & fond memories of Rex at this difficult time. I remember Rex & Marcia at the boys ballgames always being supportive. He was a kind & caring soul.With all my Aloha,Cindy Wolf Tapang
Dear Iven's Family, We are so sorry for your loss and will be praying for you. Rex was a wonderful guy always the first to great me and help me anytime I pulled in to the tire shop. He will be missed by everyone. The Alman Family
We are so very sorry for your loss. You're in our thoughts and prayers.
He was a great guy and prayers for the family
We are so sorry for your loss. Rex was a good man and will be missed by us all. Our prayers are with your family for comfort and peace.
Rex was a good man , he will be missed by many , pray for his family
To all the Ivens family,Sending prayers and comfort your way at this time of loss.With sympathy,Mike and Dianna Roller
Derek, I am so sorry for you and your families loss. Words cannot express how deeply saddened I am to hear about Rex. He will be sorely missed by the whole community. May God bless and comfort you and your family.
I am saddened and so sorry for the loss of Rex. Condolences to family and friends. Prayers.
So very sorry to hear about Rex's passing. Prayers and thoughts to the family and many friends during this time.The Flocks
Rex was a very friendly and caring Person. We were blessed to know him.
Marcia I'm so sorry for your loss, my heart goes out to you & your family, all of you are in my prayers.
Marcia I'm so sorry for your loss, prayers for you and your family
I am so very sorry for your loss, Marcia, Michelle and Joann. Prayers for you and your families.
Marcia, I am so sorry for this terrible loss for your family. Rex was a great guy. We all sort of grew up together, and he will certainly be missed.
So sorry to hear of Rex and you alls loss. May you all have peace and comfort with the good memories you have made with Rex to get you through this transition.
Ivens family I'm so sorry for your loss all my thoughts and prayers are with you and your family Wanda Evans