David Edward Hickenbottom

HICKENBOTTOM, David Edward “Davey,” 48, of Follansbee, WV, died on Tuesday, April 15, 2014, at Lifeline Hospital in Wintersville, OH.

He was born on March 29, 1966, in Steubenville, OH, a son of the late Thomas and Joy L. (Hart) Hickenbottom.

Davey was an associate firefighter with the Hooverson Heights Fire Department. He previously worked at the Brooke County Opportunity Center. Davey was also a member of the Community of Christ.

Surviving are four sisters, Carol Mallory and Shirley Gasvoda, both of Follansbee, WV, Beverly (Bob) Webster of McKinleyville, WV and Lori (Danny) Yost of Colliers, WV.

Numerous nieces and nephews and many friends from several volunteer fire departments throughout Brooke County also survive.

Visitation will be held on Thursday, April 17, from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. at the Mullenbach Funeral Home, 669 Main St., Follansbee, WV, where funeral services will be held on Friday, April 18, at 11 a.m. with Rev. Eugene Chadwell, officiating.

Interment will follow in Oak Grove Cemetery in Follansbee, WV.

In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to Mullenbach Funeral Home to help with funeral expenses for Davey.

Condolences may be sent to: www.mullenbachfh.com