Vivian was born on March 2, 1932 in Willow, OK., to Ralph and Emma (Snow) Douglas. She graduated from Dumas High School and then went on to receive her Bachelor of Science Degree in Entomology from Texas Tech. Vivian worked as a bookkeeper and crop inspector for Hatter Spraying Service and held an applicator’s license with the Texas Department of Agriculture. A devoted homemaker, she loved cooking and having the whole family get together. Vivian also enjoyed traveling, viewing God’s beautiful creations, her garden, and feeding the birds. She was a member of First Baptist Church and will be dearly missed by her family and friends.
She is preceded in death by her husband Dan in 1980.
Vivian is survived by her children: Doug Hatter and wife Debbie of Dumas, Ronnie Hatter and wife Regina of Corpus Christi, Todd Hatter of Amarillo, Dana Weatherford of Amarillo; sisters: Evelyn Reed of Folsom, LA and Donna Sue Hess of KS; grandchildren: Jon Mark Underwood, Tricia Schenk, Linde Cowan, Missy Turner, Alicia Hatter, Alyn Hatter, Amy Lindahl, Andrew Hatter, Kristie Brewer, Kit Weatherford, Dustin Weatherford, Karissa Hatter, Nathan Hatter, and Brooke Hatter; 22 great-grandchildren and three great great grandchildren.
Funeral Services are scheduled for 1 o’clock in the afternoon on Friday, June 17, 2016 at Temple Baptist Church with Rev. Jay McGaughy, pastor of the church, officiating. Interment will follow at Dumas Cemetery. Family will receive friends from 6 pm to 8 pm on Thursday at the funeral home. Arrangements are entrusted to Morrison Funeral Directors.