DEXTER - V.W. Vivian Jones, 101, formerly of Lufkin, Texas, died Aug. 28, 2003, at Cypress Point Health Care.
He was a member of the Texas State Embalmers and Funeral Directors Association from 1928 until retiring in 1992 and was a member of Calvary Baptist Church in Lufkin where he served as a deacon for 72 years.
His wife, Mattie Lee Jones, preceded him in death in August 1982.
Survivors include: one daughter, Colleen Moore of Dexter; one brother, J.W. Jones of Kress, Texas; two grandsons, Stephen Zusman of Lafayette, Calif., and Robert Zusman of Granite Bay, Calif.; and five great-grandchildren.
Ten brothers and sisters also preceded him in death.
A memorial service will be conducted at 6 p.m. Sunday at the First Baptist Church in Dexter.