Mrs. Verda Marie Davison, 96, a resident of Crystal Springs, passed away Tuesday evening, Aug. 5, 2014 in Ruby Memorial Hospital at Morgantown.
She was born Oct. 1, 1917 at Detroit, Mich., a daughter of the late Gifford Bickford and Elegria Toye Bickford. On Oct. 1, 1939 at Heuvelton, N.Y., she was married to Arthur James Davison, who preceded her in death Feb. 16, 1999.
Surviving is one son, William James Davison of the Crystal Springs community, and one sister, Aillean Viger of Tamarac, Fla.
Also preceding her in death was her stepfather, Wendell Soloman, and her half-brother, Morton Soloman. Mrs. Davison was a homemaker and a member of the Otterbein United Methodist Church.
Friends may call from 6-8 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 9, 2014, at the Tomblyn Funeral Home in Elkins.
A funeral service will be held at 1 p.m.. Sunday, Aug. 10, 2014, from the funeral home chapel with Rev. James Murphy officiating. Interment will follow in the Mountain State Memorial Gardens near Gilman.
The Tomblyn Funeral Home of Elkins is in charge of the arrangements for Verda M. Davison. Condolences may be sent to the family at www.tomblynfuneralhome.com.