Verna Caudill Ison, 88, of Blackey, died January 11 at Whitesburg Appalachian Regional Hospital.
A daughter of the late Cleveland and Cindy Watts Caudill, she was the widow of Wallace Ison.
She was the mother of the late Charles Ova Ison, and a sister of the late Jim Caudill, Watson Caudill, Wesley Caudill, Chester Caudill, Callie Caudill Ison and Vaxie Caudill.
She was a grandmother of the late James Charles Ison and Crystal Ison.
Mrs. Ison was a member of the Mt. Olivet Old Regular Baptist Church.
Surviving are two sons, James Gideon Ison and wife Dorothy of Blackey, and Jackie Richmond Ison of Roxana; a brother, Herman ‘Pod’ Caudill of Whitesburg; two sisters, Rachel Caudill and Louetta Dixon, both of Blackey; 12 grandchildren, and 15 great-grandchildren.
Funeral services were held January 14 at Mt. Olivet Old Regular Baptist Church. Burial was in Mose Ison Cemetery at Blackey.
Letcher Funeral Home had charge of arrangements.