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Vivian Estelene Jones

December 27, 1931 ~ April 5, 2022 (age 90)

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Vivian Estelene Carpenter Key Jones, age 90, went to be with her Lord and Savior on April 5, 2022.  A Celebration of her life will be held at 1:00 P.M. on Wednesday, April 13th at Ingram Funeral Home with Joey Bacon officiating. Graveside Services will follow at Hart Cemetery in Cash.  Visitation will be held Tuesday April 12th from 5:00 P.M.-7:00 P.M. at the Ingram Funeral Home at

Hwy. 751 & 276, Quinlan, Tx. 75474

Pallbearers for Mrs. Jones service will be Joseph Braun, Joshua Hablinski, Cody Kirby, Lance Felsinger, Mike Akers, and Ricky Painter.

Vivian Estelene Carpenter was born on Sunday, December 27, 1931, in Bismarck, Arkansas near Hot Springs.  She was the daughter of Mr. Elmer Owen Carpenter and Beulah Audrey Worrell Carpenter.  She graduated Bismarck High School and later attended El Centro College in Dallas, Texas. She married William Riley Key, who died in March of 1974.  On July 19, 1974, she married Jerry F. Jones.

Vivian was a member of the Trinity Baptist Church, she was active with the church missions, along with the Children’s Bus Ministry and singing with the Choir.  She enjoyed sewing, reading, gardening (flowers and vegetables), and cooking.

She traveled the United States when married to her first husband William Riley Key until his passing.  He was an Electrical Engineer & Scientist and worked at NASA, Cape Canaveral, Florida, NASA, Silicone Valley, California and NASA, Clear Lake City, Houston area in Texas.

She is dearly loved and will be greatly missed by her daughters Sherry Lynn

Key with Ray Hablinski of Quinlan, Tx, Betty Braun with Jay Braun of Caldwell,Tx, and Hannah (Cathie) Key of Caldwell,Tx; her siblings J. L.  Carpenter of Mountain Home, Ark., James Harold Carpenter and wife Barbara of Sherwood, Ark., Steven Carpenter and wife Petronilla of Tulsa, Ok., Elveda Smith of Fort Smith, Ark., Betty Barcus and husband Richard of Tecumseh, Mo.

She had 5 grandchildren and 4 great grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents Elmer Owen Carpenter and Beulah Audrey Worrel Carpenter, and siblings C.M. Carpenter, Doreen Gill, Charlene Tyson, Minnie Jane, and Little Mary.

This Angel that was here on Earth will be missed by many.

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April 12, 2022

5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Ingram Funeral Home
1462 E. Quinlan Pkwy
Quinlan, Texas 75474

Funeral Service
April 13, 2022

1:00 PM
Hart Cemetery
Intersection of CR 2208 and CR 2206.
Cash, Texas 75401

April 13, 2022

2:30 PM
Hart Cemetery
Intersection of CR 2208 and CR 2206.
Cash, Texas 75401

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