The funeral for Falls County Deputy Matt Jones is being held at the First Woodway Baptist Church at 101 N. Ritchie Road in Woodway today.
Jones died when a car hydroplaned on Highway 6, hitting him and Riesel Police Chief Danny Krumnow.
The Riesel Chief is in the hospital with broken ribs, a dislocated knee cap, and a lacerated spleen.
Here is the schedule for Jones’s memorial service:
1100 – Services begins at FWBC with the Jones family ushered by Honor Guard.
1110 – Followed by Pall Bearers
1115 – Honor Guard dismissal
1115 – Welcome & invocation
1120 – Obituary
1123 – Dignitary Remarks
1128 – Sheriff Scaman’s Remarks
1133 – Family Remarks (Video)
1150 – Word of Encouragement: Chaplain Babler
1156 – Presentation of Badges
1200 – Recognition of Thor
1203 – Dismissal: Chaplain Babler
Creating Wall of Honor: Uniform dismissal first, then retirement of Colors (from center)
1206 – Bag Pipe (from side), Officiant, Sheriff [Matt Jones] Chief, Honorary Pall Bearers, then Family leads Casket out
The burial followed at Gerald Cemetery, located at 3782 Bode Road. It is 16 miles north of Waco, near Elm Mott.