Ida May <I>Hickenbottom</I> Wolverton

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Ida May Hickenbottom Wolverton

  • Birth 14 Apr 1897 Calhoun County, West Virginia, USA
  • Death 4 Nov 1980 Bentleyville, Washington County, Pennsylvania, USA
  • Burial Clarksburg, Harrison County, West Virginia, USA
  • Plot Section 8, Lot 42, grave 5
  • Memorial ID 55162293

Ida May Hickenbotton-Wolverton was the daughter of Valentine and Sabra Jane Morgan-Hickenbottom, born April 14, 1897 in West Virginia.

On September 20, 1914, Ida married Beldon Wilfred Wolverton, son of James A Wolverton and Louise Ellen Murphy-Wolverton of Glimer County, West Virginia. Together they made a home and had 9 children, but only 5 grew to adulthood.

Mrs. Ida Wolverton was a member of the Wesleyan Missionary Society.

Surviving are three sons, Melvin Garland Wolverton of Woodlake, Calif., George Lester Wolverton of Sonoma, Calif., and Howard Edmond Wolverton of Napa, Calif.; a daughter, Edna Anna Wolverton-Harris of Ellsworth, with whom she made her home; one brother, John Hickenbottom of Greensburg; one sister, Sarah Hickenbottom-McNemar of Parkersburg, W.Va.; several grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

Preceded her in death was her husband Beldon Wolverton - 1971, and five children.

Services will be held Thursday, November 6, at 2:00pm in the Davis Funeral Home, Clarksburg and Interment in the Greenlawn Masonic Cemetery, Clarksburg, West Virginia.

1. Melvin Garland Wolverton 1915-1984
2. Edna Anna Wolverton-Harris 1917-2012
3. Everett Lloyd Wolverton 1919-1978
4. George Lester Wolverton 1921-1997
5. Margerette Wolverton 1923-1924
6. Howard E Wolverton 1925-2009
7. Paul Wolverton 1926-1926
8. Pearl Wolverton 1926-1926
9. Junior Lee Wolverton 1928-1928

Ida May was a loving Mother and Grandmother and wrote many letters to her children and grandchildren that lived in California. She is missed still.





  • Created by: Betty Jean Wolverton-Dwyer/George
  • Added: 19 Jul 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 55162293
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Ida May Hickenbottom Wolverton (14 Apr 1897–4 Nov 1980), Find A Grave Memorial no. 55162293, citing Greenlawn Cemetery, Clarksburg, Harrison County, West Virginia, USA ; Maintained by Betty Jean Wolverton-Dwyer/George (contributor 46906596) .