VIRGIL DEAN ISAACS
SPRINGDALE, ARK. - Virgil Dean Isaacs, 84, of Lowell, Arkansas, passed away Saturday, Nov. 16, 2013.
He was born Oct. 15, 1929 to Stanley and Stella Isaacs in Butler County, Ohio.
He was married to Janice Marie Clifton on Sept. 15, 1959.
He was preceded in death by his parents; brothers, Kenneth and Marvin Isaacs; and his sister, Faye Smith.
He is survived by his wife, Janice; their children and spouses, Phillip and Felica Isaacs of London, Ohio, Kenneth and Becky Isaacs of Dickson, Tennessee, David and Karen (Susie) Johnson of Mt. Sterling, Ohio, Daniel and Lori Isaacs of West Jefferson, Ohio, Tom and Lora Palmer of Springfield, Ohio, Jerry and Jeanette Ray of Springdale, Arkansas, Stanley and Mindy Isaacs of London, Ohio, Gay Lynn Main of Springdale, Arkansas and Kevin Isaacs of Lowell, Arkansas; brothers, Merle Isaacs of Tennessee and Vernon Isaacs of Ohio; sisters, Naomi Long of Indiana, Geraldine Martin of Michigan and Nola Henry of Florida; 13 grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.
A simple man with strong family values, Virgil could always be found in his red and black checkered hat on the front porch overlooking the lake. He was a great entertainer with stories of his rambunctious youth, family, farm life and camping trips as well as songs from his colorful past.
Visitation will be held at Sisco Funeral Chapel, 705 W. Meadow St., Springdale, Arkansas, from 6-8 p.m. on Monday, Nov. 18. Virgil's funeral will be held at 2 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 19, Sisco Funeral Chapel. Interment will follow in the Hickory Creek Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Circle of Life Hospice, 901 Jones Road, Springdale, AR 72762 or
, 262 Danny Thomas Place, Memphis, TN 38105, any donations would be much appreciated by the family.
Online condolences may be made at www.siscofuneral.com.
Sisco Funeral Chapel Inc
705 W Meadow St Springdale, AR 72764
Published in The Madison Press on Nov. 19, 2013