William Bill Sanders

William 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.