Glass industry veteran Jake Hall of Whiteright, Texas, passed away on Wednesday, October 23. He was 79.

Hall most recently represented VVP in Mexico for the company’s sales of flat glass into the U.S.

A graveside memorial service is scheduled for this Friday, November 1, at Cherry Mound Cemetery near Denison, Texas.

Hall was preceded in death by his parents and wife and was a U.S. Army veteran. He is survived by a son, Jacob Hall III of The Colony, Texas, and two sisters, Ella Baker and husband Jack of Sherman, Texas, and Effie Jones and husband Bill of Denison.