The Oldest Son of George D Ishmael and Luella Mable Carpenter Ishmael. Lynn was found 4-F (because of broken ear drumbs) in 1942 and was not drafted into the Army. He married Evelyn Holmes, she was just 15 years old at the time. They had a long and fruitful marriage. As each of 6 new girl was born, his father told him that having girls couldn't happen to a better guy. His wild youthful days were comming back to haunt him.