BLAKELY -- Mrs. Dorothy Isler Rish, 86, died Sunday afternoon, April 21, 2013 in the Willson Hospice House in Albany, Ga. Her visitation will be held Today, April 23, 2013, from 6 until 8 PM at the funeral home in Blakely. The funeral will be Wednesday morning, April 24, 2013 at 11 A. M. in the Edison Baptist Church with Rev. Keith Gaines officiating. Burial will follow in the Salem Cemetery. Her pallbearers will be Gerald Isler, Johnny Isler, Gerald Chapman, Billy Peel, Jimmy Eubanks and Charles Eubanks. The honorary pallbearers will be the deacons of Edison Baptist Church. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests that donations be sent to either to the Salem Cemetery Fund, P. O. Box 477, Edison, Ga. 39846 or to the Edison Baptist Church, P. O. Box 296, Edison, Ga. 39846.
Mrs. Rish was born October 26, 1926 in Edison, Georgia to the late Julian Benion Isler and Alice Bryan Isler. She was an active member of the Edison Baptist church and a homemaker. Other than her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Robert Eugene Rish, Sr., a sister, Iris Saunders and by a brother who was killed in WWII, Clarence Isler.
Her survivors include 2 sons and their wives: Bobby Rish and Beverly of Arlington, Ga. and Benny Rish and Lorraine of Leary, Ga., 3 sisters: Bennie Nell Watkins & J. C. of Birmingham, Al., Jo Ann Clarke of Bessemer, Al. and her twin, Doris Senn of Valley, Al. There are also 3 grandchildren: Preston Rish & Rachel of Arlington, Ga., Hollis Rish & Fiance' Ashley Dunaway of Atlanta, Ga. and Benyon Rish and Whitney of Sasser, Ga. and 2 great grandchildren: Hayden & Noah Rish.
Manry-Jordan-Hodges Funeral Home