Memorial services for Victor Pershing Head, III, 70, of The Woodlands and formerly of Montgomery, were held Wednesday, March 29, 2017, at the Walters Funeral Home in Centerville, Texas.
Victor Pershing Head III, was born on September 2, 1946, in Houston, Texas to Victor Pershing, Jr. and Doral (Dine) Head. He graduated from Jeff Davis High in Houston, Texas. Victor then enlisted in the US Coast Guard. After fulfilling his Coast Guard duty, he worked in Houston at Greyhound/Film‘n Photo until the company was sold. Victor then worked as an independent truck driver for a brief period, and he worked for Halliburton in Iraq until he was severely injured, resulting in his retirement.
Victor was an avid golfer and won several Jr. Golf tournaments in the Houston area. In his youth he was a very active person who loved to jog, work in the yard and stay active. He was a fan of the Texas Longhorns and followed their football program throughout his life. He was also an avid reader. After an accidental fall in his home in Houston, Victor was admitted to the Regent Care Facility in the Woodlands, Texas for the last 2 years of his life. He passed away at Regent Care on January 17, 2017.
Victor was preceded in death by both of his parents and wife, Sandy Head. He is survived by children, Michelle Head, Kourtney Head Pulitzer and Brandon Head; grandchildren, Mac and Lucy Pulitzer; sisters, Debbie Head Zemenak and Cynthia Head Thompson; brother, James Head and mother-in-law, Irlin Sapp.
Walters Funeral Home in Centerville, Texas was in charge of all arrangements. Please log onto www.waltersfuneralhome.com to leave condolences for the family.