William Bill Sanders
William B. Sanders, 66, of Texas City, Texas passed away on Tuesday May 24, 2016. Bill was born July 13, 1949 in Galveston, TX to Butch & Betty Sanders. Bill proudly joined USMC and served 2 tours of Vietnam, leaving service with National Defense Service Medal, Vietnam Campaign Medal w/device, Vietnam Service Medal, 3 Purple Hearts, Presidential Unit Citation, Good Conduct Medal, RVN Cross of Gallantry w/palm & frame.
Bill lived a full life and was a generous caring husband, father, grandfather & great-grandfather. Bill retired from the Galveston County Sheriff’s Dept.
He is preceded in death by parents, Butch & Betty Sanders.
He is survived by spouse, Gloria A Revilla; sons, Kris & Eric Sanders; son-in-law, Chris Scorsolini; stepson, Chris Revilla; grandchildren, Kassidy & Madi Sanders, Victor, Skylar, Jade; great-grandchildren, Anthony & Gloria Revilla; sisters, Judi Buff, Becky Ross, Cindy Garcia (Mitch), Tammy Bradley (Jon); brother, Jack Sanders & numerous nephews & nieces.
Guests are invited to share in a Celebration of Life Visitation Tuesday June 7, 2016 from 10-11:00 a.m., with Memorial Services to follow at Carnes Funeral Home – Texas City 3100 Gulf Freeway, Texas 77591. Interment to take place at Grace Memorial Park in Hitchcock, TX.