Retired 27th JDC Judge Isom “I.J.” Guillory, 94, died Wednesday, April 18, 2012. He received his BS degree in Law from Louisiana State University in 1940 and his LLB from LSU School of Law in 1968 and was a member of the Moot Court Advisory Board and Gamma Eta Gamma. He was inducted into the military in 1941 as a 2nd Lieutenant and spent 3 ½ years in the Pacific Theater, receiving 5 battle stars and the Bronze Star Medal. He was discharged from active service in 1946 and remained in the Reserves until 1953, when he was discharged with the rank of Captain. He practiced law in Eunice until he was elected judge of Division C, 27th JDC in 1972, where he served until his retirement in 1992. He was a member of the Veterans of Foreign Wars and the American Legion.