MITCHELL – Kenneth Nelson Isom 86, passed away Friday, August 20, 2021, at Indiana University Health Bloomington Hospital.
Born May 19, 1935, on the Isom Family Farm in Mitchell, he was the son of John Carl and Pauline (Tirey) Isom. He married Alice VanHoy October 1, 1961.
Kenny retired from VanHoy, Inc. and was a 1952 graduate of Mitchell High School. He was a lifetime member of Liberty Baptist Church and served as deacon and Sunday school teacher. Kenny was patient, loving, witty, and a family man. He loved his family, farm, church, and critters.
He was a U. S. Army veteran of the Cold War.
Alice VanHoy of Mitchell
Jeff (Kate) Isom of Mitchell
Greg (April) Isom of Mitchell
Eric (Tracy) Isom of Lowell, Michigan
Jon Carl (Cari) Isom, Thomas Isom, Larkin Isom, Cristy (Nick) Burlage, and Diann Gimbel
Norah and Charlotte
His parents and sister, Charlotte Ann Braman, preceded him in death.
Funeral service will be at 11:00 a.m. Tuesday, August 24, at Liberty Baptist Church with Greg Isom, David Powell, and Dennis Watterson officiating. Burial will be in Liberty Baptist Cemetery.
The family will receive friends from 4:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. Monday at Chastain Funeral Home & Cremation Center and from 10:00 a.m. until the service on Tuesday at the church.
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