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May B Stover Bickle
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Birth: May 26, 1877
Cowley County
Kansas, USA
Death: Dec. 26, 1950
Sheridan
Sheridan County
Wyoming, USA

Sheridan Press (Sheridan, Wyoming), December 27, 1950

Pioneer Dies Here Tuesday

Funeral services will be conducted Friday at 3 p.m., at Champion's funeral home for Mrs. May B. Bickle of Sheridan who died at the hospital late Tuesday evening. Burial will be in Prosser, Wash.

Mrs. Bickle was born May B. Stover, May 26, 1877, in Cowley county, Kan. In 1879, the family crossed the plains in covered wagons to Montana and bought a farm near Bozeman. In 1885 they moved to Johnson county which then included Sheridan county, and settled near Banner.

Mrs. Bickle attended the country schools and school in Sheridan, graduating from it's high school with the class of 1895. She also attended normal school at Fremont, Neb., and taught in country schools of Sheridan county and in southeastern Montana.

She was married to William B. Bickle at Plevna, Mont. Later, they moved to the Yakima valley and bought a farm near Prosser. Her husband is buried at Prosser.

She is survived by two sisters, Lena A. Stover of Sheridan, and Mrs. Laura H. Beckham of Chester, Va. and several nieces and nephews, including Leland J. Beckham of Chester and the children of Etta Harper, a sister, and George J. Harper.

Mrs. Bickle was a member of the Order of Eastern Star in Sheridan 53 years. 
 
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 Parents:
  William J Stover (1837 - 1921)
  Nannie Carriger Stover (1836 - 1908)
 
 Spouse:
  W B Bickle (1863 - 1945)
 
 Siblings:
  Minnie M. Stover (1872 - 1946)*
  Lena Annis Stover (1874 - 1954)*
  May B Stover Bickle (1877 - 1950)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Prosser Cemetery
Prosser
Benton County
Washington, USA
Plot: Block D, Lot 3, Grave 6
 
Maintained by: Leslie MITCHELL Smith
Originally Created by: Betty from OR
Record added: Apr 24, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 14054756
May B <i>Stover</i> Bickle
Added by: Betty from OR
 
May B <i>Stover</i> Bickle
Added by: Betty from OR
 
 
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Dedicated to Betty.
- Gravehuntress
 Added: Apr. 2, 2007
 
 
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