Christine Begley Isham

Christine Begley Isham, 82 of Elizabethtown, died Sunday, September 20, 2015 at Norton Hospital in Louisville. She was a native of Washington County and traveled the world with her Army husband and family. She volunteered at the Library, Hosparus and Big Brothers-Big Sisters. She was a member of the Ft. Knox Auxiliary and the League of Women Voters. She was a loving and generous mother and grandmother. She was preceded in death by her husband J. Albert Isham; her parents, William Woodson and Jenny May Begley; brothers, Joseph Begley and Bernard Begley and sisters, Mary Dell Smith and Nellie Rita Marks. She is survived by sons, Matthew A. Isham of Tacoma, WA and Mark Woodson Isham of Elizabethtown; daughters, Samantha Norgren, husband Robert of Louisville and Karen Anita "Kerry" Isham of Louisville; brothers, Maurice Begley of Springfield and Carl Begley of Jacksonville, FL and grandchildren, Julia Agan, Gillian Isham and Knox Isham. The funeral will be Thursday at 12:30 p.m. at Brown Funeral Home. Visitation will be from 9 to 12:30 pm noon Thursday at the funeral home. Burial will be at 12 noon Friday in St. Dominic Cemetery in Springfield. Expressions of sympathy may take the form of Contributions to The Elephant Sanctuary at, Hosparus or League of Women Voters. Condolences may be expressed online at


Thursday, September 24, 2015 from 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Brown Funeral Home


Thursday, September 24, 2015 starting at 12:30 PM
Brown Funeral Home

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