The Ashland Daily Independent-Ashland, Ky. April 5, 1970 (From Nannie Ison's Obituary)
Entered into Eternal Rest Saturday, April 4, 1970 Mrs. Ison Taken by Death Mrs. Nannie Ison, 82, Rt. 1, Ashland, died at 6:28 p.m. Saturday in Elmwood Nursing Village following a six-month illness.
Born Feb. 29, 1888, in Elliot County, she was a daughter of the late John and Easter Castle Griffith.She was a member of the Regular Baptist Church.
Surviving are two sons, Kimble Ison of Ashland and Linville Ison of Tampa, Fla.; three daughters, Mrs. Delbert Newsome of Rt. 1, Ashland, Mrs. Ettie Lewis of Mason, O., and Mrs. Jay Duvall of Washington Courthouse, O.; two brothers, Walter Griffith of Ashland and George Griffith of Rush; five sisters, Mrs. Margaret Hale, Mrs. Allie Huff, and Mrs. Meldie Mealy, all of Ashland, Mrs. Irene Damron of Grayson and Mrs. Pearl Newman of Huntington, and 10 grandchildren and 16 great-grandchildren.
The body is at the John Steen Funeral Home where funeral arrangements are incomplete.