Gary Lynn Ison, 64, entered into the gates of Heaven on December 12, 2021. Gary was born on December 28, 1956, in Toledo, Ohio, minutes after his twin brother Larry, who preceded him in death. Gary was a veteran of the United States Army, serving his country obtaining many honors and medals during his years of service. He also served as an Augusta Police Officer and retired as a Richmond County Deputy. He worked hard many years to care for his family. His greatest accomplishments were being a Dad and Pee-Paw. Gary loved his family more than anything. He was a very caring and loving Daddy and Pee-Paw. In addition to his twin brother Larry, Gary was preceded in death by his brother, Jim Ison. Survivors include his daughters, Jennifer Ison, JoJo Ison Dunford and husband Michael; and stepson, Keith Johnston; grandchildren, Mercedes Gray, Marilyn Ison, Mox Dunford, and his new grandson on the way; brother, Charles Ison; nephews, Andy and Shawn Ison; and his niece, Melissa Ison. Visitation will be held Wednesday, December 15, 2021 at Thomas L. King Funeral Home, 124 Davis Road, Martinez, GA 30907 from 12pm-2pm. Following he will be conveyed to Bowers Funeral Home, 1631 Bob White Blvd, Pulaski, VA 24301 for the burial at Southwest Virginia Veterans Cemetery, Dublin VA, where he will receive full military honors. Date and time of burial will be announced at a later time.
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