WILDER – Graveside services
for Mrs. Ida Mae Hickox, 93, Wilder Route 1, who died Monday
in a Caldwell nursing home, will be conducted at 2 p.m.
Wednesday at Wilder Cemetery by Rev. Tom Tate of the United
Methodist Church, under the direction of Dakan Funeral Chapel,
Caldwell. Friends may call at the Dakan Chapel Tuesday
evening and Wednesday morning.
She was born March 18, 1882, in Prairie View, Kan., and
married Victor V. Hickox Sr., Aug. 30, 1902, in Sunnyside,
Wash. They farmed in Washington until 1908, when they moved
to Ontario. They moved to the Big Bend community of Malheur
County west of Roswell in 1915. They moved to the Oregon
Slope community northwest of Weiser in 1932, to Woodburn,
Ore., in 1935, and to Wilder in 1952. Mr. Hickox died in 1960
Surviving are three sons, Volney, Wilder, Victor, La
Grande, Ore., and Averitt, Joseph, Ore.; a daughter, Ethel
Darnall, Jerome; a sister, Myrtle Monner, Milo, Alb., Canada;
seven grandchildren and 19 great-grandchildren. She was
preceded in death by a grandchild and a great-grandchild.