He was born Wednesday, April 1, 1925. He was the son of the late Rufus Vaughan and the late Jane (Bell) Vaughan.
He is survived by his daughter, Janice Kay Wallace, husband Ronnie of Symsonia, sister, Novalee Foley of Symsonia, son-in-law, Ray Thompson and four grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents, his wife, Ruby A. Vaughan, daughter: Barbara Thompson, two brothers and three sisters.
Funeral services were held on Saturday, May 3 at 11:00 a.m. in the chapel of the Collier Funeral Home. Rev. Mike Littrell and Derrick Coble officiated.
Interment with military honors will follow in the Clarks River Cemetery in Symsonia.
Memorial contributions may be given to the Clarks River Cemetery Fund c/o Susie Crenshaw, 10869 St. Rt. 131, Symsonia, KY 42082.