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Joe Marvin McGilvray

July 23, 1949 — February 14, 2022

Joe Marvin McGilvray, 72, beloved Dad, Grandpa, Brother, Uncle and Friend was called to his eternal resting place on February 14, 2022.

Visitation will be held at Groesbeck Funeral Home from 6:00-8:00 p.m. on Friday, February 18, 2022.

Graveside services will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, February 19, 2022, at Fort Parker Memorial Park.

He entered this world on July 23, 1949 in Mexia, TX, born to J.B. and Mildred McGilvray.

He is survived by his daughter Christi McGilvray Carroll and granddaughters Hayden, Morgan and Emmy; sisters Cathy King, Carrie Faglie, Carol McLean and Melissa Monk; brothers Jimmy McGilvray, Bernard McGilvray and Gery Don McGilvray, their spouses and many nieces and nephews.

He is preceded in death by his parents J.B. and Mildred along with his sister Janie Gibson and brother Tony McGilvray.

Joe lived in Groesbeck his entire life and was in the GHS Class of 1967. He worked as a heavy machine operator for many years and had countless friends who would say he would've given the shirt off of his back for them. He ate breakfast at Mary's every morning at 5 a.m. where he and his friends would sit and solve the world's problems. He will missed by many.

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Service Schedule

Past Services

Graveside Service

Saturday, February 19, 2022

Starts at 11:00 am (Central time)

Fort Parker Memorial Park

, Groesbeck, TX 76642

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