Gilbert Franklin "Curly" Roby, 69, of Spiro died Saturday, March 26, 2016, in Fort Smith. He was born April 5, 1946, in Vinita, Okla. He was a self-employed maintenance worker and was of the Pentecostal faith.

Memorial service was April 1 at Edwards Funeral Chapel under the direction of Edwards Funeral Home in Fort Smith.

He is survived by three daughters, Jessie Hendrix and Melissa Boone, both of Spiro, and Amy Albertson of Muldrow; a brother, Ray Mantooth of Cedarville; 13 grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.