Myralynn Barthena Ishee, 71, of Ellisville, died Wednesday, April 11, 2012 at South Central Regional Medical Center in Laurel.
Funeral services will be held at 2 pm Friday, April 13, 2012 at Memory Chapel with burial to follow at Oakland Grove Cemetery in Jones County. Rev. Roy Crouch and Rev. Mike Powell will officiate.
Mrs. Ishee worked for Whiteway Cleaners prior to retirement and was a member of Oakland Grove Baptist Church.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Jeff and Sara Barthena Byrd Blackledge; brothers, James and Jeffie Blackledge; and sisters, Billie Sue Bolivar, Ardell Hodge, and Millard McDonnieal.
Survivors include her husband of 53 years, David O. Ishee of Ellisville; sons, Michael David Ishee and wife Robin of Laurel and Jeffrey Clay Ishee and wife Tina of Sandersville; daughter, Darleen Beech and husband Larry of Ellisville; grandchildren, Josh Beech and wife Carrie, Jonathan Beech, Nikki Dutton and husband Alan, Dylan Ishee, Saralynn Ishee, Ladonna Yelverton, Lester Yelverton, and Joseph Yelverton and wife Pam; great grandchildren, Ava Yelverton, Alexis Yelverton, Zailey Dutton and Preston Welch; and brother, Rougie Blackledge of Laurel.
Visitation will be held from 5 until 8 pm Thursday, April 12 at Memory Chapel of Laurel which is in charge of the arrangements.