Austin Lloyd Ison was graduated from Mid-America College of Funeral Services in March with an associate’s degree of applied science funeral service. He is the son of Albert Jr. and Rhuelena Ison of Whitesburg, and has a brother, A.J. Ison, and a sister, Ariel Ison. He is a grandson of Frances S. Day and the late Lloyd “Junebug” Day Jr., the late W.R. Breeding, and Retha Ison and the late Albert Ison. He expressed his appreciation to Robbie Campbell and staff at Letcher Funeral Home.