James Robert Ison, 64, died Sunday, April 21 at his home in Cornettsville.
He is survived by his mother, Mattie Ison of Cornettsville; son James Joey Ison of Indiana; daughter Melissa Wright of Indiana; step-daughter Dottie Glover of Indiana; ex-wife Lynn Scaggs Ison of Indiana; brothers Wendell Ison of Cornettsville, Mannon Ison of Cornettsville, and Blaine Ison, Jr. of Cornettsville; sisters Bertie Beal of Cornettsville, Doris Taylor of Indiana, Dana Atwood of Liberty City, Ophie Smith of Cornettsville, Gearldean Ison of Cornettsville, and Evalee Asher of Bowling Green; and three grandchildren.
Brashear Callahan Funeral Home of Viper is in charge of arrangements. Visitation will be held Tuesday, April 23 from 6 to 9 p.m. at the Big Leatherwood Old Regular Baptist Church in Cornettsville. Funeral services will begin at 11 a.m. on Wednesday, April 24 with Danny Dixon and Scotty Halcomb officiating. Burial will take place in the Arch Halcomb Cemetery in Cornettsville.