Bill T. Groves


SHERMAN — Bill Groves, 77, of Sherman, Texas passed away peacefully at home on Tuesday March 21, 2017. He was surrounded by his family.


Bill was born April 16, 1939 in Dallas, Texas. He was the third son out of four boys born to Jimmy and Eva Groves.


Bill is survived by his loving wife Carol Groves of 49 years and their three wonderful sons Tommy and his wife Katrina; Michael and his wife Courtney; Shane and his fiancé Jessica; and grandchildren Ashley, Jesse, Peyton, Craig, Aaron, Brayden, Wyatt and Catie. He also claimed Dane and Tait Grove as honorary sons.


Bill was a kind and generous man, a devoted husband and a loving father. He wanted his sons to always show love and compassion for others. He loved spending time with his family and spent a lot of time outside. He enjoyed boating, hunting, and fishing!


Bill started his career as a barber and then later retired after running his own commercial paint business. He continued doing appliance repair during his retirement years.


Funeral services will be held at 2:00 PM on Saturday, March 25, 2017 at the Scoggins Funeral Home Chapel. Burial will follow at the Elliott Cemetery in Van Alstyne, TX.


The family will receive friends on Friday, March 24th from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM at Scoggins Funeral Home. Arrangements are under the direction of Scoggins Funeral Home & Crematory 637 W. Van Alstyne Parkway, Van Alstyne, TX 75495.


The online register book may be signed at www.scogginsfuneralhome.com