Gary grew up in Sonora, Kentucky where he attended First Baptist Church of Sonora. Gary and his wife Becky reside in Elizabethtown and he has been a member of Severns Valley Baptist Church since 1982. They have 3 children, 7 grandchildren, and a great-granddaughter. Gary retired from Don’s Lumber & Hardware as their Business Manager. Gary enjoys woodworking and working in his yard.