Bess Newton Isaacs, age 103 of Lebanon, died Tuesday, July 2, 2013 at her residence. She was born October 24, 1909 to the late Thomas and Minnie Newton. Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband; Hugh Isaacs, two sons; Ralph and Owen Isaacs, three brothers; Jim Newton, Otha Newton, and Jessie Clarence Newton, six sisters; Altha Bland, Mary Kemp, Minnie Turner, Dolly Begaman, Helen Webb and Dorothy Mae Newton, and two grandchildren; Pat Isaacs and Alice Ball.
She is survived by two nephews; Donald Webb and Charlie Webb both of Lebanon, six nieces; Sue Mattingly, Linda Howell, and Doris Withrow all of Lebanon, Shirley Shanton of Illinois, Theresa Campbell of Indiana, and Ruth Meadows of Ohio, eight grandchildren, and several great-grandchildren also survive along with a host of other relatives and friends.
Funeral service for Bess Newton Isaacs will be conducted at 2:00 PM Saturday, July 6, 2013 at the Campbell-DeWitt Funeral Home with burial in the Ryder Cemetery.
The family requests visitation after 4:00 PM on Friday at the funeral home.