Funeral services for James Hargis Ison, 83, of Isom, were held September 23 at Letcher Funeral Home in Whitesburg. Burial was in the Isom Cemetery.
A son of the late Jeff and Hattie Adams Ison, he was a brother of the late Agnes Maggard, Vedis Combs, Danis Ison, Delmus Ison, Betty Breeding and Jeff Ison Jr.
He died September 21 at the Greg and Noreen Wells Hospice Care Center.
He was married to the late Anna Lou Arnold Adams Ison, and later married Virginia Jacqueline Ison.
Surviving in addition to his wife are a son, David Hargis Ison and wife Lisa of Isom; a daughter, Mary Dianne Adams and husband Dickie of Isom; two stepdaughters, Vickie Blevins and husband A.C. of Clintwood, Va., and Teresa Rosky and husband Andy of Abingdon, Va.; a brother, Clarence Dean Ison of Cynthiana; three sisters, Ann Wallace of Clarksville, Tenn., Venus Amburgey of Mt. Sterling, and Stella Mae Ison of Isom; nine grandchildren, Robert, Willie and wife Beth, Julie and husband Jamie, Abbie and husband Matt, Jessie and husband Scott, Amelia, Zeke, Jaelyn, Jaecey, Jaeda, Bonnie, Adalyn and Stella Rose; sistersin law, Carol Anderson and Mildred Yates and husband Bob; and brother-in-law, Steve York.