Roger Dean Gambill, 68, of Hays, passed away Thursday, April 22, 2021, at his home. Roger was born July 7, 1952, in Wilkes County to Junior Lee and Dixie Combs Gambill. He was of the Baptist faith. Roger loved all children especially his own grandchildren. He enjoyed gardening, fishing, playing softball and all sports, especially baseball. Mr. Gambill was preceded in death by his parents, Junior Lee Gambill and Dixie Combs Gambill Wood.
Surviving is his wife, Elizabeth Rhodes Gambill; son, Ethan Seth Gambill and fiancée, Lindsey Miller, of Hays; daughter, Melissa Spicer and spouse, Mark, of Elkin; grandchildren, Samantha Rhodes and fiancé, David Hooker, of Union Grove, Taylor Dean Rhodes and Jessica Brooke Ward both of Elkin, Carson Lee Gambill of Newton, Cason Spicer of Elkin, Dylan Spicer of Elkin, Kyleigh Anderson of Hays; great-grandson, Waylon Blake Hooker of Union Grove; brothers, Donny Gambill and spouse, Juanita, of Hays, Jerry Gambill of Ohio, Marty Gambill of Elkin; and sisters, Sonya Kay Deffenbaugh and spouse, Joe, of West Virginia, Jodie Bennett and spouse, Eric, of Sparta.
Private service will be held with Rev. Claude Rhodes Jr. officiating. Miller Funeral Service is in charge of the arrangements. Online condolences may be made to www.miller