Born in Whitney, Texas, on March 14, 1941, and fell asleep in death peacefully and faithfully during a nap April 12, 2020, at home in Athens, where he resided with wife Claudia Cercone Vinson since 1991.

Vince worked in the Dallas Metroplex for 20-plus years.

Arrangements were trusted to Autry’s Carroll-Lehr Funeral Home. Service information can be seen at