Gerald Don “Donnie” Isom was born May 4, 1949 to the late Charley and Gracie (Bigelow) Isom in Clinton, Arkansas and passed away May 15, 2017 at his home in Clinton. He was a devout Christian and truck driver for over 37 years. Donnie retired from Arkansas’ Best Freight (ABF) in 2013 with over a million miles of safe driving. He was also a veteran of the United States Army and served in the Vietnam War.


He is preceded in death by his parents, six siblings; Nina Jean Isom, Charles Isom, Jr., Jackie D. Isom, Nancy George, Jean McCaslin, Doris Horton, and one nephew, Jamie Horton.


Left to cherish his memory are his wife, Helen (Treece) Isom of the home, one son, Andy Isom (Ashley) of Beebe, Arkansas, one niece, Tracy Hastings (Shon) and her sons Shon Paul and Trammell Hastings all of Clinton, five sisters; Margaret Johnson of Clinton, Lois Treece (Larry) of Shirley, JoAnn Isom, of Shirley, Elsie Hensley (Jerry) of Little Rock, Martha Mulford (Mark) of Harrison, two brothers; Allen Isom of Clinton, Charlie Isom (Maxanne) of Center Ridge, other relatives and many friends.


Visitation will be at 1:00 pm on Thursday, May 18, 2017 at Roller-McNutt Funeral Home in Clinton. Funeral services will follow at 2:00 pm at the funeral home. Interment will be at PeeDee Cemetery near Clinton.


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