Ida Mae Shifflett Wiseman, 64, a resident of the Dodson Run Community, Beverly, went to be with the Lord, Sunday afternoon Aug. 11, 2013, at her home surrounded by her loving family.
She was born Saturday, Feb. 19, 1949 in Beverly, a daughter of the late Theodore Roosevelt and Grace Olive Watson Shifflett. She was twice married. First, on June 23, 1962, at Monterey, Va. she was married to the Rev. John Clarence Wiseman, who preceded her in death, July 4, 1995. Second, she was formerly married to Billie Monroe Currence, who survives in Mill Creek. Also surviving are three sons, Johnie Junior Wiseman and wife, Angela; and Michael Lee Wiseman and fiancee, Dena Meadows; all of Beverly; Danny Ray Wiseman and wife, Brenda, of Elkins; two brothers, Jessie Shifflett and wife, Janet; and Wesley Shifflett and wife, Sue, all of Junior; eight grandchildren, Frankie; Bobbie; Valerie: Johnie II (JJ); Cameron; Erica; Denny; and Serena and 17 great grandchildren.
Ida attended the schools of Randolph County and enjoyed taking care of the residents, while working at Nella's Nursing Home on Central Street as a Certified Nursing Assistant for many years before staying at home to take care of her mother. She loved going to church at various churches every chance she had, and spending as much time as possible with her family. She was a minister and performed many marriage ceremonies over the years. She also enjoyed gardening, her dogs and cats and working her "farm" on Farmville.
Ida Mae Shifflett Wiseman
The family will receive friends at the Lohr & Barb Funeral Home of Elkins from 5 - 8 p.m., Wednesday. Final rites will be conducted at the funeral home, Thursday at 1:30 p.m. Pastor Troy McCartney and Pastor A. H. Belt will officiate and interment will follow at the Trinity Cemetery near Beverly. The Lohr & Barb Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements for Ida Mae Shifflett Wiseman. Condolences may be expressed to the family at; www.lohrbarbfuneralhome.com