Obituary for S. Leroy Kilgore

Obit for S. Leroy Kilgore

Leroy Kilgore 61, of Crosby, Texas went to be with his Lord and Savior on the eve of Christ’s birth December 24, 2008. Leroy was born on February 14, 1947 in Houston, Texas to Robert Lee and Lillian (Walker) Kilgore. Leroy has lived in the Crosby area all of his life and was a member of the First Baptist Church in Crosby. Leroy worked as an operator in the petrochemical industry and in his spare time he enjoyed reading, woodworking, camping, fishing, traveling and spending time with his family. Leroy was a very kind hearted man who had a good sense of humor and will be missed by all that knew him.
Leroy is preceded in death by his parents Robert Lee and Lillian Kilgore, sister Lillian Estelle Anderson and sister Robbie Lee Harris. He is survived by his loving wife of 38 years Sandra Kilgore, son Bryan Kilgore, daughter Kari Kominek, daughter Angie Black and husband Doile, granddaughter Karson Kominek, granddaughter Megan Black, brother Gene Kilgore and wife Linda, sister Nancy Stiles and husband Gerald, brother John Kilgore and wife Jan, aunt Agnes Walker, mother-in-law Nell Salinas Cobb, brother-in-law Mark Anderson, brother-in-law Joe Harris, brother-in-law Danny Salinas, sister-in-law Judy Elliott, numerous nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

A visitation for family and friends will be held Sunday, December 28, 2008 from 5-8pm at Sterling-White Funeral Home. Funeral services will be held Monday, December 29, 2008 10am at First Baptist Church in Crosby, Texas with burial following at Ryan Cemetery in Tarkington, Texas. Services have been entrusted to Sterling-White Funeral Home 11011 Crosby-Lynchburg Rd. Highlands, Texas (281)426-3555. To send the family condolences or to sign the online register book visit