April 14, 1951 ~ December 13, 2020

Born in: Glasgow, Kentucky
Resided in: Glasgow, Kentucky

Joan Morrison Isenburg, 69, of Glasgow, passed away Sunday, December 13, 2020 at the Medical Center at Bowling Green. She was born in Glasgow, KY, April 14, 1951 to the late Wilbur Carter Morrison and Gladys Helen Austin. Joan worked with Kentucky Apparel in Monroe County for over 15 years until its closing, and then Apace Packaging, Mammoth Medical and CPC Commodities before finally working for Shelter Insurance Company in Glasgow. She was a member of Fountain Run Missionary Baptist Church for many years and also attended South Fork Baptist Church in Glasgow.
In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her husband, whom she married June 27, 1968, Kenneth Clay Isenburg; a son, Jimmy Carter Isenberg; and a sister-in-law, Virgina Lou Word.
Survivors include two daughters, Tammie Isenberg of Georgetown, KY and Kenika Withrow (Chad) of Glasgow KY; two grandsons, Clay and Gavin Withrow of Glasgow; one brother, Gary Daniel Morrison (Enid) of Scottsville; two sisters, Vicki Morrison and Starla Morrison Buckley (David) both of Glasgow; a brother-in-law, Billy Word of Fountain Run; nieces and nephews, April Russell (Drew), Brent Morrison (Charity), Kenny Morrison, Kevin Morrison, Gary Morrison (Crystal), Cassondra Lowe (James), Angela Morrison, and Tori Buckley; and she was known as “Mamaw” to many.
Funeral service will be 2:00pm Sunday, December 27th at the A.F. Crow & Son Funeral Home with burial in the Woods Cemetery in Fountain Run, KY. Visitation will be on Saturday, December 26th from 5:00pm until 8:00pm and Sunday morning until time for service at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers the family requests that a memorial contribution be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital 501 St Jude Pl. Memphis, TN 38105-9959
For those not able to attend the funeral service for Mrs. Isenburg, It will be live streamed at 2:00pm Sunday, December 27th , where family and friends may visit to participate in the celebration. All those who wish to honor and remember Joan in person at the service must wear a mask or other appropriate facial covering and practice physical distancing for the safety of those in attendance.

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  1. Joan was a beautiful person, inside and out. She was full of life and laughter and she was always such a joy to be around. She loved her family so well. Joan’s Florida family is deeply saddened by her loss and we are extending our virtual hugs and love to everyone. Our thoughts and prayers are with you. With lots of love!

  2. Tammie, Chad and Kenika, and families,
    So very sorry for your loss. Joan attended South Fork Baptist Church, she and I would talk with each other. We kept up with kids and grandkids. She was so sweet and caring. Please know all of you are in my thoughts and prayers! 🙏💕🙏💕🙏

  3. So very sorry for your loss. I met her at South Fork Baptist Church. She was a really sweet person. My thoughts are with all of you.

  4. So sorry for your loss. Joan was so fun to work with and was such a nice person. I know she loved her family as she always talked fondly of them, especially her grandchildren!

  5. I am saddened to hear of Joan’s passing. We became acquainted when she joined my class as seniors at ATHS. It was fun getting to know a cousin from the Morrison side of the family. I know that she will be missed.

  6. So very sorry for your loss. She was such a sweet person and will be missed. You are in our thoughts and prayers.

  7. So glad we got to know your mom cheering on the Trojans ,such a sweet person to be around cherish your memories.

    Love you guys
    Mike and Linda

  8. Kenika, Chad, Tammy so very sorry for your loss. Joan and your family has always been so special to us.. You all are in our thoughts & prayers. Joan & I have had a lots of great talks & laughters in the years. God Bless You & Your family.
    Naomi & Jimmy Jordan

  9. Tammie- I’m so sorry. This must be a terrible Christmas for you. I have been praying for you every day and your family. I’m sure she was a wonderful mother as she raised such a wonderful daughter as you. I’m still praying and may God hold you close during this time.

  10. Roger and I are so very sorry for your loss. We’re going to miss seeing her at South Fork Church. She was such a sweet lady. Prayers for your family.

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