Sylvester Isaac Jr.

Published 12:00 am Friday, January 14, 2011

NATCHEZ — Services for Sylvester “Blue Boy” Isaac Jr., 75, of Natchez, who died Thursday, Jan. 6, 2011, at Natchez Community Hospital, will be at 2 p.m. Saturday at Beulah Baptist Church with the Rev. Carl Smith officiating.

Visitation will be from 3 to 6 p.m. today at the funeral home.

Arrangements are under the direction of Webb Funeral Home.

Mr. Isaac was born Aug. 19, 1935, in Natchez, the son of Sylvester Isaac Sr. and Virginia Haywood.

He was preceded in death by his parents; two sons, Latrell Isaac and Jerry Isaac; and one grandson, Benjamin Hargrave.

Survivors include two sons, Terry Isaac and Ben Isaac, both of Virginia; four daughters, Evaline Jennings of Virginia, Patricia Butler, Pamela Robinson and Rochelle Gibson, all of Natchez; five brothers, Johnny Haywood and David Haywood, both of Natchez, James Haywood of Georgia, Robert Donald of Los Angeles and Lee Isaac of Nevada; five sisters, Marie Young of Georgia, Carrie Phipps of Texas, Mary Williams of Natchez, Diane Isaac and Doris Carson, both of Nevada; a special aunt, Mary White of Natchez; a special cousin, Lee Isaac of New Orleans; special longtime friends, Nancy Washington, Barbara Gibbs and Wilbert White, all of Natchez; 20 grandchildren; 29 great-grandchildren; and a number of other relatives and friends.

Pallbearers will be family members and friends.