at only 7 or 8 years old would openly recite every last detail about any car leaving the garage and was willing to do so to anyone who would listen.
Roger became an expert on Mustangs and one special Ranchero.
A friend gave him a 1970 Ford Ranchero with the disassembled motor pieces in a box.
rebuilt the Ranchero and it was beautiful.
The motor was completed about 4:00 one morning, evidenced by the bedroom windows rattling in the house!
The roar was loud enough to wake the whole neighborhood but the pride seen on Roger
and Jay's faces was priceless.
Of course, this story wouldn't be complete without including the wrecker stage!
There were three wreckers and each man of the family thought his
was the best.
and Jay tried to prove their strength one evening as they went out on the blacktop road behind the dealership and chained their two wreckers together to see who was the strongest.
The original Cassill Motors owners, Dwayne and Janet, retired in 2002 and Roger
assumed official ownership.
is officially at the helm but is always aware that without his
unwavering vision for Cassill Motors
could not continue.