He was a member of Sand Hill Baptist Church. Mr. Faughn was a veteran of the United States Army.
He was born Saturday, July 9, 1927 in Marshall County. He was the son of the late Houston Faughn and the late Vernie (Thompson) Brown.
He is survived his daughters, Darla Fuller of Benton, Mae Jones of Benton, Kay Peck of Benton, Sharon Miller of Benton and Debbie Mitchell of Providence; 18 grandchildren; 40 great grandchildren; and five great-great grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents, wife, Jewel Catherine (Jones) Faughn, son, Mark Faughn, daughter, Doris Payne, three brothers, one sister, and one great grandchild.
Funeral services were held at 12 p.m. on Saturday, August 2 at Collier Funeral Chapel. Rev. Max Anderson officiated.
Interment with military honors followed in Gore Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be given to the Gore Cemetery Fund c/o Mason Thompson, 1536 Brewers Hwy, Hardin, KY 42048.