Survivors include his wife, Barbara Likens of Moss, Tenn.; sons, Ray Likens of Celina, Tenn., Allan "BoBo" (Donna) Likens of Moss, Tenn.; sisters, Katherine Franklin of Whitleyville, Tenn., Sue Cherry of Moss, Tenn.; brothers, Dumas Likens of Moss, Tenn., J.T. Likens of Moss, Tenn., Dalton Likens of Moss, Tenn.; grandchildren, Brandon (Melanie) Likens, Kara Likens, Marranda Likens, Lucas Likens, and Sydney Long; great-grandchildren, Brant Likens and Katelyn Carnahan.
He was preceded in death by his brothers, Radford Likens, Carlos Likens, Rex Likens, Lester Likens, Willis Likens; sisters, Ruby Gentry and Erma Likens.
Funeral services were conducted at Hall Funeral Home, LLC, Celina, Tenn., at 2 PM on Sunday, October 26, with Dan Lewis officiating. Interment followed at Kendall Cemetery. Bart Smith, Brandon Likens, Lucas Likens, Lucas Hickman, Charles Savage, and Arlin West served as Pallbearers.