Ron Isley: A True Soul Survivor
… a bout with diabetes forced him to have both of his legs amputated in 1996, and he died in 2010. Rudy retired in 1989 to go into the ministry. Ron was forced into bankruptcy and the IRS snatched his homes, his cars, his yacht and his money. He has had a long running legal battle with them ever since. But in 2007, he was jailed for 36 months for tax evasion. He was released in April 2010. He suffered a stroke while in London for a show in 2004, and has also had part of a kidney removed. A crippling back issue saw him undergo major back surgery.