Cary served in the United States Coast Guard during World War II.
Reby Cary went to Prairie View A&M University and has written books about the history of Fort Worth.
Cary was the first black school board member in Fort Worth, Texas.
Cary served in the Texas House of Representatives from 1979 to 1985.
Reby Cary was a member of the Democratic party.
He passed away at 98 years old in Fort Worth, Texas.