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Idola Newberry Knickerbocker

Idola Newberry Knickerbocker, American dietitian. President joy Sunday school class Locust Grove Baptist Church, New Market, Alabama, 1990-1991; vice president Hurrican Homemakers, Gurley, Alabama, 1990-1991. Member American Dietetic Association, North Alabama District Dietetic Association (secretary 1990-1991).

Background

  • Knickerbocker, Idola Newberry was born on January 8, 1935 in Pisgah, Alabama, United States. Daughter of Vester Lee and Mary Catherine (Campbell) Newberry.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science in Foods and Nutrition, Auburn University, 1956.

    Career

    • Intern, Hines (Illinois) Veterans Administration Hospital., 1957;staff dietitian, Veterans Administration Hospital., Montrose, New York, 1957-1959;head therapeutic dietitian, Veterans Administration Hospital., Oteen, North Carolina, 1959-1960;head therapeutic dietitian, Erlanger Hospital, Chattanooga, 1960-1961;chief dietitian, United States Army Hospital, Redstone Arsenal, Alabama, 1961-1989;contracting officer representative, Fox Army Community Hospital, Redstone Arsenal, 1989-1990;retired, Redstone Arsenal, since 1990.

    Membership

    President joy Sunday school class Locust Grove Baptist Church, New Market, Alabama, 1990-1991. Vice president Hurrican Homemakers, Gurley, Alabama, 1990-1991. Member American Dietetic Association, North Alabama District Dietetic Association (secretary 1990-1991).

    Personality

    Interests

    Avocations: travel, reading, swimming, crafts.

    Connections

    • Married Edwin Knickerbocker, June 27, 1959. Children: Timothy, Gary Edwin.
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    Born January 8, 1935