Roger C. Gilby Sr., 65, of Greenville passed away Nov. 26, 2013, at his residence. No services are planned.
Arrangements are made with Coker-Mathews Funeral Home.
Roger was born in Lansing, Mich., on Oct. 2, 1948, to Aubrey and Mary Ann Newcomb Gilby. He married Dianne Cohen on April 29, 1989, in Garland.
Roger was a retired plumber and also owned a coin shop.
He is survived by his wife of Greenville; son Robert Gilby; daughters Joanne Meek and Jackie Ortiz; brothers Mark Gilby and Martin Gilby; sisters Kelli Gilby and Lori Snyder; 17 grandchildren, including Raymund and Daulton Meek of Greenville; as well as three great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents, three brothers, and one son.
Online condolences may be made at www.cokermathews.com