George Ison, Jr., age 98, died Wednesday, September 2, 2020
at his home. He was born April 14, 1922 in Jenkins, KY to the
late Steve & Nanny Ison.
He was a WWII Veteran -recepient of a Purple Heart having
served in the US Army from Sept 1941 to 1945.
Survived by his wife of 67 years-Laverne Grider Ison
2 daughters: Sheila (Dean) McKinley, Russell Springs
Kathy (Daryl) Hammond, Russell Springs
1 grandson: George Barton (Alison) Hammond, Lexington
George was retired as a powerhouse operator-US Corp
of Engineers-Wolf Creek Dam.
He was a Mason-60 years Jamestown Lodge and a member
of the Russell Springs United Methodist Church.
Funeral service for George Ison, Jr. will be 11:30 AM. Friday,
September 4, 2020 at the Bernard Funeral Home Chapel
with Bro. David Coffey and Bro. Charles Edwards officiating.
Visitation from 9 AM.Friday to 11:30 AM. Friday
Interment in the Mill Springs National Cemetery at Nancy
Pallbearers: Daryl Hammond, George Barton Hammond, Dean McKinley
Logan Antle, Jim Kemplin, Glen Beussink
Special Music: Dean McKinley
Family requests donations be made to the Honor Guard.
or Hospice of Lake Cumberland.
Please follow all rules for social distancing. Everyone
will be required to wearmask.
Bernard Funeral Home in charge of arrangments
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