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Viola Dugan

Viola "Mrs. V" Dugan, 93, of Commerce passed away on Saturday, March 31, 2018 in Plano.

Viola was born in Como, Tx on July 3, 1924 to Fred Harper and Willie Finnie Harper. She met and married Alonzo Dugan. She was member of Griffith Chapel Methodist Church in Commerce, TX.

Viola worked and retired from East Texas State University (Texas A&M Commerce) in the janitorial services department. In her spare time, she enjoyed fishing and just sitting under the shade tree.

Those left behind to treasure the memories of Mrs. Viola include her son Larry Dugan of Commerce, three daughters: Linda Love of Wichita, Kansas, Brenda Harris of Commerce, and Ava Dugan of Commerce. Other survivors include 15 grandchildren, 35 great grandchildren and 5 great great grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husband; her parents; a son, Monty Dugan, a grandson, Courtney Dugan, a granddaughter, Patsy Burley, three great grandsons: Jaden Dugan, Javen Dugan, and Logan Dugan; a sister, Jimmye Lee Savage, and three brothers: Billie Ray Finnie, Ira C. Nash, and Eugene Taylor.

Service times are set for Saturday, April 7, 2018, at 11:00 A.M. at First United Methodist Church, 1709 Hwy. 24, Commerce, with Rev. Katrina Trotman officiating.

Visitation will be held on Friday, April 6, 2018, from 9:00 A.M until 4:00 P.M at Jones-Walker & Son Funeral Home.

Interment will follow at Rosemound Cemetery in Commerce.

Serving as pallbearers will be Clifton Blair, Adrian Burley, Tony Henry, Tyrone Hines, David Pannell, Tony Pannell, and Billy Relford.


Friday, April 06, 2018
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Jones-Walker & Son Funeral Home and Cremation Service
1209 Live Oak Street
Commerce, Texas 75428

Funeral Service

Saturday, April 07, 2018
11:00 AM - 12:30 PM

First United Methodist Church
1709 State Highway 50
Commerce, Texas 75428

Committal Service

Saturday, April 07, 2018
1:00 PM - 1:15 PM

Rosemound Cemetery
501 Pritchard Road
Commerce, Texas 75428

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My heart is with all family and friends. Rest In Peace Ms Vi

Leland Barnett Apr 8 2018 12:00 AM

To My family. I love y'all. I know Mrs V is with the Lord, speaking softly like she does. She will never be forgotten. I pray for strength for you ALL!!! RIP beautiful woman. XOXO??

Marla Neal Koorevaar Apr 7 2018 12:00 AM

Ashley sends her love were Praying for you and the family . Love you

Greta Carter Apr 7 2018 12:00 AM

Loved you then, love you now Say hello to mama, daddy,big mama, theda ,lunch, and Rodney. And the rest of the street gang!! Ms Mattie mms prince Ella. Love you and family Praying for family

Ruth Waters Shellman Apr 7 2018 12:00 AM

My deepest condolences to my Dugan Family, I'm so sorry I was unable to make it do to a previous obligation but I will be down to visit soon! Thoughts and Prayers for you all, I love you all! ?

Vonda Miller Wright Apr 7 2018 12:00 AM

I hate that I cannot be their for my Dugan family, I'm deeply devastated by this but please know each and everyone of you are in my thought and Prayers tomorrow. I hope Mrs. V enjoys her arrangement...I love you guys, more than anyone of you will ever know! LOVE ALWAYS Vonda Miller Wright

Vonda Wright Apr 6 2018 12:00 AM

To the family, I'm praying for you all may God give you strength and comfort.

Kimberly Hendrix High Apr 6 2018 12:00 AM

Praying for the family and sending my condolences to you all. Mrs. Viola will truly be missed, Rest in Heaven! Mrs. V.

Lakitta Pannell Apr 6 2018 12:00 AM

So sad to hear about Mrs. Viola. May she rest in peace. May the Lord be with her family

Cynthia A Christle Apr 6 2018 12:00 AM

My condolences to the family.

J.T. Thompson Apr 5 2018 12:00 AM

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