Travis H. Jones Sr., 89, of Vidor, died Tuesday, March 16, 2010 at Dubuis Hospital in Beaumont. Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. on Friday, March 19, at Memorial Funeral Home of Vidor, with burial to follow at Davis Cemetery in Fawil, Texas. Visitation will begin at 6 p.m. on Thursday, March 18, 2010 at the funeral home.

A native of Elizabeth, La., he was a longtime resident of Vidor, and was a retired welder. He served his country in the Army during World War II.

Travis was preceded in death by his parents, Harry and Ida Jones Jr.; and one grandchild.

He is survived by his wife of 62 years, Leura Jones; sons, Travis G. Jones and James L. Jones, both of Vidor; brothers, H.T. Jones and J. C. Jones both of Kirbyville; sister, Ada Smith of Bon Weir; two grandchildren, and three great-grandchildren.