Bro. Jack Isham

Bro. Jack Donald Isham, age 90, resident of Dierks, died Monday, March 11, 2019 in Dierks.

He was born to Charles Ezra and Jessie Lucretia Middleton Isham in Duncan, Okla. on April 28, 1928. He was a veteran of World War II, having served in the U. S. Army. He was an ordained minister with the Pentecostal Church of God with 50 years service. He was also retired from Howard County as a heavy equipment operator.

Besides his wife of over 74 years, Allie Emogene Rose Isham, he is preceded in death by his parents; two brothers, Sanford Isham and Charles Isham; three sisters, Maxine Williams, Kay Ammons, and Betty Jo Isham; two grandchildren, Roger Sharp and Destiny Winslow.

Survivors include two sons, Jerry Don Isham of Waldron and Joseph David Isham of Dierks, four daughters, Carolyn Jean Allen of Dierks, Tyjunah Winslow of Rolling Fork, Miss., Jessie Ann White of Dierks and Jackie Lyons of Lockesburg; 13 grandchildren, 33 great-grandchildren, and 20 great-great-grandchildren. He is also survived by two brothers, James Isham, Floyd Isham, both of Waldron; two sisters, Emogene Stanley, and Paula Sue Lacroix, both of Waldron.

Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m., Friday, March 15, 2019 in the Umpire Holiness Church in Umpire with Bro. Steve Green and Bro. Don Vaughn officiating. Burial will follow in the Old Liberty Cemetery, Dierks, under the direction of Chandler Funeral Home, De Queen.

Visitation will be on Thursday, March 14 from 6-8 p.m. at Chandler Funeral Home.

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