Bill Scott Bishop, age 70, departed this life on November 15, 2018 surrounded by
his wife and family. He was born on February 5, 1948 to Paul and Helen (Fortney)
He graduated from El Dorado Springs High School in 1966 and graduated with a
B.A. in Business from Abilene Christian in Abilene, Texas.
Bill married the love of his life, Carolyn, on August 20, 1993 and they had three
children who meant the world to him, Kristy, Craig, and Kai.
He loved God, Carolyn, his kids, his beefmasters, and he loved watches. Bill made
his living buying, selling, and trading vintage watches for over thirty-five years with his
wife, Carolyn by his side.
He had many many health problems over the years but he never let it get him
down. Always said it made him a better person.
He goes to be with his father Paul, his mother Helen, and brother Ronnie.
Bill leaves behind with a broken heart, his wife Carolyn; daughter Kristy and
husband Brian; son Craig and wife Karen and Kai; grandchildren Jackson, Brady,
Griffin, Rowan, Bennett, Emersyn and Hackett. He is also survived by his brother Gary
and wife Madalyn; sister Sue and husband Ted Thoreson; nephews Tate Thoreson and
Bo Bishop; nieces Tannen Gurely, Ty Moran, Tedi Payne, Brooke Crooks, and many other
great nieces, nephews, friends, and family.