|Birth: ||Apr. 17, 1949|
New Mexico, USA
|Death: ||Mar. 13, 2013|
Vada Marie Jones Armstrong, age 63, passed away on March 13, 2013 in Prescott, Arizona. Vada was born April 17, 1949 in Carrizozo, New Mexico to Virgil Jones and Agnes Snell-Jones. Vada was one of ten children, being the youngest daughter.
Vada worked in the banking industry at First National Bank of Deming, later becoming First New Mexico Bank. Vada was a member of the First United Methodist Church of Deming before moving to Arizona in 1996. Vada enjoyed hunting and fishing up until a couple of years ago when she handed over her binoculars to her grandchildren. She was a fierce game player with a competitive spirit, and loved to pull a practical joke on anyone with their guard down. Vada leaves behind her daughter, Beckey (Travis) Massey of Chino Valley, Arizona and her son, Virgil (Angela) Armstrong of Lordsburg, New Mexico. Vada has five grandchildren, Tyler Massey of Lordsburg, New Mexico, Dee (Olivia) Massey of Post, Texas, Bryan Armstrong of Chino Valley, Arizona, Cliff and Katie Armstrong of Yacolt, Washington. Vada has one great-granddaughter, Laynee Massey of Post, Texas and her siblings, Pearl Cheney (Joe) of Feria, Texas, Shorty Jones of Hennesse, Oklahoma, Della Harcrow of Artesia, New Mexico, Loretta Stahl (Stan) of San Angelo, Texas, Frances Saunders (Henry) of Roswell, New Mexico, Nancy Hatch (Brad) of Tucson, Arizona, Sam Jones of Deming, Roy Jones of Salt Lake City, Utah, and Clyde Jones (Nancy) of Enville, Tennessee. Vada was preceded in death by her parents.
Visitation will be on Wednesday, March 20, 2013 from 8:00 a.m. until 10:00 a.m. at Baca's Funeral chapel where memorial services will begin at 10:00 a.m. with Rev. Ernie Vineyard, Pastor of First United Methodist Church officiating. Graveside services will follow at Mt. View Cemetery.
Mountain View Cemetery
New Mexico, USA
Created by: P Barela
Record added: Jun 15, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 112381817