Roy Garber, ‘Shipping Wars’ Star Dies at 49

By on January 20, 2014

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‘Shipping Wars’ star Roy Garber died on Friday night, follow a massive heart attack, TMZ reported.  The 49-year-old actor, who was known as ‘Silver Jesus’, had an existing heart condition.

Garber leaves behind his teenage son, Travis, whom  he raised by himself , a long-time girlfriend, and his beloved cat Muffy.

‘Shipping Wars’, which started in 2012, is a reality show on A&E about independent truckers who pick up big jobs under tights time constraints that regular carries will not accept — and make a lot of money doing it. The show is currently just finished its fifth season.

A rep from A&E released this statement in response to Roy’s death: “We are deeply saddened by the loss of a member of the A&E family […] Our thoughts are with Roy’s loved ones during this difficult time. He will be missed.”




One Comment

  1. gennetay

    November 12, 2015 at 1:35 pm

    bonjour les amies routier je viens d,apprendre son dècès , ROY avait une envie de bien faire , il avait du caractére a revendre les jeunes sont pas près dans les gars a part moustache MARC sont nuls les filles sont au top MARC cadrer ce prétentieux qui sait tous faire et nul heureusement que sa femme lui vol la vedette bebert

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