Obituary for Rose Johnson Ison
Rose Johnson Ison of West Liberty, KY, passed away Saturday, August 26, 2017, at her residence, at the age of 79 years, 4 months, and 3 days. She was born Saturday, April 23, 1938 at West Liberty, KY, daughter of the late Leander & Minnie Prince Johnson.
She was united in marriage to Lee Ison. She was a homemaker, devoting her life to care for her family and her home, was a Christian and a member of the Cow Branch Primitive Baptist Church. Rose was a loving mother, grandmother, sister, and will be missed by all her family and friends.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by one great grandchild, Faith Beasley; four brothers, Vinson Johnson, Quentin “Babe” Johnson, Woodrow Johnson, and Carl Johnson; and four sisters, Annie Wade, Sarah Kershner, Emma Day, and Elizabeth Johnson.
She is survived by her husband, Lee Ison; three children, Scott & Michelle Sursa of Kenosha, WI, Michelle & Jim Beasley of Ft. Defiance, AZ, and Darren & Jennifer Sursa of Centralia, IL; one step daughter, Julie & Michael Toavs of Yacolt, WA; nine grandchildren, Ashly & Nick Counterman, Danielle & Jesse Gomez, Kylie Sursa, Wayne & Danyell Fletcher, Joey & LaNaya Fletcher, Zach & Tiva Beasley, Emma Sursa, Taylor Sursa, & Amber Sursa; eight great grandchildren, Alexiana, Madison, Dean, Leila, Kadri Jr., Jonah, Connor, and Wyatt; five step grandchildren, Tiphany Pavlich, Evan Pavlich, Sasha Toavs Chris Ison Young, and Nayland Toavs; and two sisters, Mary Belle Dean of FL and Lexie St. John of OH.
Funeral service 1:00 p.m., Thursday, August 31, 2017 at the Potter Funeral Home, with Bro. Rick Holbrook officiating. Burial to follow in the Johnson Cemetery, Cow Branch Road, West Liberty, KY. Visitation 6:00 p.m., Wednesday, August 30, 2017.
Pallbearers: Kenny Day, Jeff Adkins, Charlie Bolin, Donnie Phillips, Ollie Riggsby, Jr., and Gary Bolin.