Family and friends hosted an open house 50th wedding anniversary celebration for Mary Carolyn and Coburn Ison at their home in Indianapolis, Ind., on Saturday Jan. 28, from 1 to 5 p.m. It was a beautiful celebration and the Isons were very pleased that family and friends could enjoy their special day with them.
Mary Carolyn Dixon and Coburn Ison were married Dec. 30, 1961 in Clintwood, Va. She is the daughter of the late Herman and Alice
Dixon of Blackey, and granddaughter of the late Mary and Rich Dixon of Blackey. He is the son of the late Callie and George B. Ison of Linefork. They have a son, Kevin Allen, and wife Susan, and a grandson, Mathew Allen of Kokomo, Ind. Coburn Ison retired from Ford Motor Company in Indianapolis and his wife is a homemaker and enjoys yard sales. They are members of the Big Creek Old Regular Baptist Church in Indiana.