John Thomas Livengood | 1926-2018

Published Wednesday, April 25, 2018

Share this page...

John Thomas Livengood Jr.

John Thomas Livengood Jr., 91, of Rhome died Friday, April 20, 2018.

Funeral is 2 p.m. Tuesday, April 24, at Rhome Church of Christ with burial at Aurora Cemetery.

Hawkins Funeral Home in Decatur is handling arrangements.

John was born Dec. 21, 1926, in Paradise to John and Leola (Coffman) Livengood. He was a lifelong member of the Rhome Church of Christ where he served as both a Bible school teacher and elder.

He was a radioman in the U.S. Navy during World War II and was stationed in Guam. He graduated from Texas Christian University in Fort Worth and was a design engineer for General Dynamics for 41 years. John retired in 1992.

He was preceded in death by his first wife, Mary Lou (Slay) Livengood; daughter Molly (Livengood) Carter; brother Zollie Livengood; and sisters Thelma Young and Peggy Baker.

John is survived by his wife, Jo Ann Coffman Livengood; daughter Annie Livengood Watkins and husband, Brent; stepsons Scott Coffman and wife, Patricia, Steven Coffman and wife, Catherine, and Bruce Coffman and wife, Kerry; son-in-law Randy Carter and wife, Janice; and 10 grandchildren.

Leave a Reply. Note: As of March 24, 2011, all posted comments will include the users full name. News and Blog Comment Guidelines

You must be logged in to post a comment.