By: Jason AldermanColumnist
June 3, 2013
Mattie Ison, 99, died Thursday, May 30 at her residence in Cornettsville.
She is survived by daughters Evalee Asher, Doris Taylor, Ophie Smith, Dana Atwood, and Gearl Dean Ison; sons Blain Ison, Wendell Ison, and Mannon Ison; along with a host of nieces and nephews, grandchildren, great-grandchildren, and great-great-granchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Blain Ison; daughter Eulamae Haddix; and son James Ison.
Arrangements were handled by Brashear Callahan Funeral Home of Viper. The services were held on Sunday, June 2 at the Big Leatherwood Old Regular Baptist Church in Cornettsville with Danny Dixon officiating. Burial took place at Arch Halcomb Cemetery in Cornettsville.