Robert Edward Ison, 64, of North Vernon, Ind., died February 13 at St. Vincent Jennings Hospital in North Vernon.
Born in Paintsville to the late Rev. Manus Sr. and Mary Watts Ison, he was a brother of the late Manus Ison Jr., and Mary Lou Blair.
He worked for Faurecia in Walesboro, Ind., as a machinist. He was a graduate of Letcher High School and had attended Paintsville, Morehead, and Calvary Colleges.
Survivors include his wife, Barb Ison; two sons, Robert Wade Ison, and Char Ison and wife Natalie, all of North Vernon; a daughter, Tami Williams and husband Dusty of North Vernon; a brother, David Ison and wife Sharon of North Vernon; three sisters, Martha Lee Ison and husband Bob of Charlestown, Ind., Margie Sexton and husband Roy of Indianapolis, Ind., and Sue Ison of Franklin, Ind.; and six grandchildren, Josh, Zoey, Ariana, Dreagen Ison, Jesse and Robby Williams, all of North Vernon.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m., Thursday, February 17, at the First Baptist Church in North Vernon. Burial will be in the Vernon Cemetery in Vernon, Ind.