Isla J. Sampson was born May 24, 1936, in Superior, Wis., to her parents John J. and Jennie M. (Nelson) Chisholm. She passed away at Shell Point Village Oct. 17, 2012.
She is survived by her loving husband, James Allen Sampson of Fort Myers; daughter, Jami Lynn (Gary) Manning of Cape Coral; grandson, Anthony (Nicole) Carroll of Hammond, Ind.; nephew, David (Barb) Skates of Cape Coral; and one great-grandson.
She was predeceased by her parents; son, Danny Lee Sampson; brothers, Leroy A. Chisholm, John P. Chisholm and Duane L. Chisholm; and sister, Kathleen B. Skates.
She and her husband moved to Cape Coral in 1983 and she worked at Big John's Supermarket until its closing. She then started working full-time at the Nations Bank until her retirement in 1997. After her retirement she continued working in one of her most favorite positions at Eckerd. She was also a long-time member of Harney Point VFW 8463 Ladies Auxiliary.
Isla and James moved to Shell Point in October 2011.
A memorial service will be celebrated on Tuesday, Oct. 23, at the Fuller Metz Funeral Home beginning at 2 p.m.
Please visit www.fullermetz.com to view Isla's Life Tribute.