Details for Mary Jane Fields Dies Sunday, August 15th; Funeral Wed. (Today)

Mary Jane (Ison) Fields, age 73, of Loogootee, and formerly of Bedford, Indiana, passed away peacefully on Sunday, August 15, 2021, at the IU Health, in Bloomington, Indiana.

She was born on October 25, 1947, to the late Shelby and Geneva (Cornett) Ison, in Kentucky. She married Eugene Fields and he preceded her in death.

Mary Jane graduated from Kingdom Come High School, in Line Fork, Kentucky. She 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.

Survivors include one son, Scott Fields and wife Missy, 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 also preceded in death by one son, Shawn Fields.

A funeral service will be conducted at 1:00 p.m. on Wednesday (today), August 18th, at the Ferguson-Lee Chapel, of Thorne-George Family Funeral Ho-mes, in Bedford. Pastor Roger Allen will officiate.

Burial will follow at the White River Baptist Cemetery.

Visitation was held on Tuesday, August 17th, from 4:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m., at the Ferguson-Lee Chapel.