Cover photo for Vinessa  Archer's Obituary
Vinessa  Archer Profile Photo

Vinessa Archer

d. April 24, 2020

Vinessa Archer

A memorial service for Vinessa Michelle Archer, 58, of Bridgeport, Texas will be 6:00 pm Wednesday, April 29, 2020 at Hudson & Torres Family Funeral Home in Bridgeport. Vinessa passed away Friday, April 24 in Fort Worth, Texas after a battle with cancer.

She was born June 8, 1961 in Bridgeport to V.M. and Loretta (Owens) Hill. After graduation from BHS Vinessa received her Bachelors degree from Texas A&M University – Commerce. She retired from teaching after 21 years cumulatively, in Aubrey, Springtown, Decatur, and Alvord, Texas.

Before that she was selected to work on a federal task force in Washington, DC as a procurement and loan specialist.

Always a country girl at heart, Vinessa was a big animal lover. In her younger days she loved riding horses, and all through her life she had animals of all kinds around her.

She loved being outdoors, and was an avid gardener of both flowers and vegetables.

Vinessa was a huge fan of the water, particularly the ocean, and spent every vacation possible at the beach.

She was a teacher by trade, and by nature. She was also a coach and coached all three of her daughters.

Vinessa is survived by her husband of 34 years Dwight Archer of Bridgeport; daughters Dallas Taylor and husband Matthew of Bridgeport, Carlie Finley and husband Ben of Blum, Texas, and Lorenda Archer and fiancé Tyler Busby of White Settlement, Texas; mother Loretta Hill of Bridgeport; brother Randy Hill of Natalia, Texas; uncle James D. Owens, Jr. of Wills Point, Texas; grandchildren Mayson Taylor, Micah Taylor, and Mattie Taylor.

She was preceded in death by her father ‘Coach’ V.M. Hill.

© (Hudson & Torres Family Funeral Home)

ALL RIGHTS RESERVED. This obituary is a work protected under international and federal Copyright Laws and Treaties. Any unauthorized reproduction, distribution or use of this material is prohibited. No part of this compiled work may be reproduced, altered or transmitted in any form or by any means, electronic or mechanical, including photocopying, recording, or by any information storage and retrieval system without express written permission from the author.

The author herby grants the newspaper the right to publish the compiled work on the dates and location provided in the submission details and further grants to the newspaper the right to reproduce the work electronically in any website or digital medium owned or controlled by the newspaper, provided the copy is not altered or modified in any way. The funeral home’s website domain must accompany any reproduction of the work. The work must not be used for or by any person for direct commercialized gain in competition with the author, the funeral home, or their respective businesses.

To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Vinessa Archer, please visit our flower store.

Past Services

Memorial Service

Wednesday, April 29, 2020

Starts at 6:00 pm

Hudson & Torres Family Funeral Home

1401 Halsell St, Bridgeport, TX 76426

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.


Visits: 27

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the
Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Service map data © OpenStreetMap contributors

Send Flowers

Send Flowers

Plant A Tree

Plant A Tree