Mary Jane (Ison) Fields

October 25, 1947- August 15, 2021

Mary Jane (Ison) Fields, 73, formerly of Bedford, passed away peacefully on August 15, 2021, at IU Health Hospital in Bloomington.

She was born October 25, 1947, to Shelby and Geneva (Cornett) Ison in Kentucky. She married Eugene Fields and he
preceded her in death. She graduated from Kingdom Come High School in Line Fork, Kentucky. Mary pursued her passion for cosmetology in Bedford and worked diligently to become a Master Cosmetologist. Mary tirelessly perfected her skills at Broadview Salon and Kib’s Hair Care in Bedford. She purchased Kib’s Hair Care and operated the business until she retired, becoming a full-time Mamaw to her three grandchildren who were her world.

Mary Jane is survived by one son, Scott (Missy) Fields of Loogootee; grandchildren, Amber and Shelby Fields of Loogootee, and Shawn Patrick Fields of Bedford; brothers, James, Phillip, and Robert Ison; sisters, Thelma Carson and Lisa Graebe; and several nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents; husband; and one son, Shawn Fields.

Funeral services for Mary Jane will be held at 1:00 p.m., Wednesday, Aug. 18th, at the Ferguson-Lee Chapel of Thorne-George Family Funeral Homes in Bedford with Pastor Roger Allen officiating. Burial will follow at White River Baptist Cemetery. Visitation will be Tuesday, Aug. 17th from 4:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. at Ferguson-Lee Chapel.

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