Virgil  Isaacs


Mr. Virgil Isaacs, known as "Groundhog" to many friends, age 89, passed away Tuesday, April 9, 2019 at Compassionate Care Center.
Mr. Isaacs, the son of William Carlos Isaacs and Hazel Murphy Isaacs, was born in Foxtown, Kentucky on December 23, 1929. He retired from IBM and enjoyed hunting and gardening. He was a US Army Veteran and served during the Korean Conflict.
In November 1957, Mr. Isaacs united in marriage to Garnet Rose Moore Isaacs who preceded him in death on October 15, 2013.
Survivors include: two sons: Randall & Marjorie Isaacs of Richmond and Aaron & Tara Isaacs of Louisville; his brother: Lonnie Isaacs; four sisters: Farry & Sam Hawley, Wilma Lakes, Wanda & Ed Blankenship and Brenda & Russell Brockman; two grandchildren: Daniel Isaacs and Jarred Isaacs; two sisters-in-law: Melissa Isaacs and Linda Isaacs and many nieces, nephews and cousins.
Mr. Isaacs was also preceded in death by two brothers: Ivan Isaacs and Orbin Isaacs.
Funeral Services will be conducted at 11:00 AM Friday, April 12, 2019 at Combs, Parsons & Collins Funeral Home with Rev. Ed Lainhart officiating. Burial will follow in the Madison County Memorial Gardens.
Visitation will be from 4:00 - 8:00 PM Thursday at the funeral home.
Pallbearers will be Daniel Isaacs, Jarred Isaacs, Russell Brockman and Danny Ballinger.
Expressions of Sympathy may be made to Compassionate Care Center, 350 Isaacs Ln., Richmond, KY 40475.
Published on April 9, 2019
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5 posts

Paul Rogers
Apr 12, 2019
Thoughts and prayers for your family. Very sorry to hear of your loss.
Linda Isaacs
Apr 11, 2019
Virgil was always such a caring and humble man. He will be missed by many. And most certainly his sister, Brenda, who helped him in so many ways.
Rosette Masters Baber
Apr 11, 2019
He was such a caring and giving person.
Pamela Snyder
Apr 10, 2019
You and your family are in my thoughts.
Dale & Shirley Isaacs
Apr 10, 2019
Virgil will be missed. You are in our thoughts and prayers.