Roland Wayne McMillin
December 9, 1939 – March 15, 2020
A private funeral service for Roland Wayne McMillin, 80, of Dallas, TX will be at 2:00 p.m. on Sunday, March 22, 2020 at Eubank Funeral Home in Canton, TX with Bro. Steve Glosup officiating.
Mr. McMillin passed away on March 15, 2020 in Dallas, TX. He was born on December 9, 1939 in San Angelo, TX to Clarence Wilson McMillin and Joyce Autry McMillin.
Roland grew up in Mabank and graduated from Mabank High School and then served in the Army. Roland was an OTR truck driver by trade. He enjoyed fishing and hunting. Roland’s favorite pastime was playing 42. He was a "foodie" at heart and loved music, especially older country and western artist like Bob Wills, Patsy Cline and Barbara Mandrell. Roland was known for his tall tales and could tell some "whoppers". He will be greatly missed by family and friends.
Roland is survived by his daughter, Trina McMillin; grandchildren, Lea Lilley McMillin and Justin McMillin; cousins, Jerry and Rebecca Hughey, June and Norman Thomas, Floyd Autry, Lynn Hughey and Doug Hughey.
He is preceded in death by his parents, Clarence and Joyce McMillin; and his good friend and mentor, Bo Massey.
Family will receive friends from 1:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. on Sunday, March 22, 2020.
Interment will be at Elm Grove Cemetery in Mabank.