Amos Ison, 89, of Ashland, Kentucky passed away peacefully, with his family by his side on Monday, July 8, 2019.
Amos was born August 12, 1929 in Elliott County, Kentucky to the late Leonard and Lydia Ison. In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by his wife Evelyn Hall Ison, a son Joe Ison, a brother Austin Ison and his sister, Thelma Griffith.
Amos retired from Armco Steel, was a member of Hoods Creek Freewill Baptist Church, and a member of Rush Masonic Lodge #715.
Surviving him are his two children; Glendall Ison and his wife Denise of Ashland, Ky. and Marisa Crawford and her husband Jim of Ashland, Ky. and 10 grandchildren, 16 great grandchildren, and 3 great grandchildren.
Funeral service for Amos will be held 1 p.m. Friday, July 12, at Preston Family Funeral Home with Pastor Tim Porter, Pastor Jessie McDavid and Deacon Steve Fraley officiating.
Visitation will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday, July 11th at the funeral home.
A Masonic service by Rush Masonic Lodge #715 will be held Thursday at 7:45 p.m. at the funeral home. Burial will proceed services in Rose Hill Burial Park. Arrangements are under the direction of Preston Family Funeral Home in Ashland.