Occupation: Owner of Ervin Cable Construction
Hometown: Morganfield, Ky.
Previous Season/Result: Season 17/6th Place
Why CBS says they're returning for "Unfinished Business": Gary and Mallory were unable to avoid elimination after getting lost in Oman for over nine hours.
Why we're happy to have them back: Gary's one of the all-time game "Amazing Race" dads and Mallory's a bubbly amusement, even if she resorts to prayer as game strategy a wee bit too much.