Funeral services for Edgar Ison, 99, were held October 8 in Jackson. Burial was in Jackson.
Born on Kingdom Come Creek to the late Kelly and Callie Stallard Ison, he died October 5. He was the widower of Lona Hampton Ison, a grandfather of the late Mark Stephen Mullins, the father-in-law of the late Claude Sallee Jr., and grandfather-in-law of the late Joe Henson.
He was the owner and operator of the Royal Crown Bottling Plant in Jackson.
Surviving are a son, Donald Ison and wife Marsha; four daughters, Pauline Ison and husband Doug, Lucille Sallee, Wanda Mullins and husband Marcus, and Barbara
Osborne and husband Michael; a brother, Komos Ison; two sisters, Madge Sergent and Oma Bates, and nine grandchildren and 22 great-grandchildren.