Lillian Eva Hickman, 88, West Linn, Ore., died Wednesday, Dec. 15, 2004, in West Linn, Ore. She was born Dec. 1, 1916, in Ottawa County, Okla., to James E. Slaughter and Mollie V. Saul Slaughter. She married Halbert Ivan Hickman on April 2, 1938, in Kansas City, Kan. He preceded her in death on May 29, 1997.
She grew up in Aurora, Mo. She and her husband moved to Los Angeles, Calif., in 1944 where they lived until his death in 1997 whereupon she moved to the Portland, Ore., area.
Survivors include one son, Halbert Hickman, Jr., Portland, Ore.; one daughter, Mary Ann Mapp, Alta Loma, Calif; six grandchildren; 17 great-grandchildren; three brothers, James Slaughter, Overland Park, Kan., John Slaughter, Altadena, Calif., and Lawrence Slaughter, Apache Junction, Ariz.; and one sister, Mary Ann Gabbert, Alta Loma, Calif. She was preceded in death by her parents and one brother, Joseph.
Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Tuesday, Dec. 21, at Ferry Funeral Home, Nevada, with the Rev. Greg Ferree officiating. Interment will follow in Sheldon Cemetery, Sheldon. Friends may call Monday and until die hour of service at the funeral home.