Victoria Jones 1951-2019
Victoria S. Jones, 68, Holton, died Saturday, Aug. 17, 2019, at Midland Hospice House in Topeka.
She was born June 17, 1951, in Doniphan, Mo., the daughter of Walter J. and Lucille I. Moore Sayers. She graduated in 1969 from Washington High School in Kansas City.
Mrs. Jones was a security guard officer at Lansing State Penitentiary and worked at a prison clothing manufacturing company at Reeds Spring Junction, Mo. She served as secretary for Grahem-Herbers Post 3084 VFW Auxiliary in Valley Falls. She also was a homemaker.
She married David I. Jones on July 20, 1985, in Miami, Okla. He survives.
Other survivors include two sons, Eddie Phillips and wife Tracie and Michael Ross and wife Abby, all of Belton, Mo.; a daughter, Danielle Mayhew and husband Chris, Holton; three brothers, Larry Dean Sasse, Waco, Texas, and Daniel VanHoozier and wife Sheri and Joe Sayers, both of Valley Falls; a sister, Paula Dill and husband Roger, McLouth; and 10 grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her father, Walter J. Sayers Sr.; and a sister, Debbie Phillips.
A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, Aug. 23 at Mercer Funeral Home in Valley Falls. Inurnment will follow in Valley Falls Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to Grahem-Herbers Post 3084 VFW, sent in care of Mercer Funeral Home, P.O. Box 6, Valley Falls, KS 66088.