Lillian Margaret Vaughn

Thursday, January 3, 2013
Lillian Margaret Vaughn

Lillian Margaret Vaughn, 94, of Rector, died Monday, Dec. 31, 2012 at Rector Nursing and Rehabilitation Center.

Mrs. Vaughn was born June 20, 1918 to the late Arthur and Ethel (Carpenter) Pace. They lived in the Clay County Liberty Hill community.

She was married to Doyle Vaughn on Dec. 19, 1938 and to this union four children were born.

She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband; an infant son; sons Marvin and Ricky Vaughn; a brother, Chester Pace, and a son-in-law, Teddy Gregory.

She is survived by a daughter and son-in-law, Margaret and Verlin Covert of Rector; four grandchildren, Gayl Gregory and wife Janet of Berthold, N. Dak., Kenneth Gregory and wife Teresa, Matthew Vaughn and Tasha and Jennifer Gilbee and husband Joe, all of Rector; nine great-grandchildren, Brittna, Emilee and Ronni, all of Berthold, N. Dak., Teddy Gregory and Cody Holcomb of Rector, Tara and Tray Rigdon of Piggott and Zachary, Justin and Landon Gilbee of Rector and two great-great-grandchildren, Lexie and Hunter Rigdon, of Piggott.

Visitation was held from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 3, 2013 at the Mitchell Funeral Home in Rector. Funeral services were held at 2 p.m. Friday, Jan. 4 at the Mitchell Funeral Home Chapel in Rector with Ernie Ranks officiating. Burial followed at Liberty Hill Cemetery.

Pallbearers were Donald Lawrence, Ralph Lawrence, Jim Featherston, Bob Featherston, Earl Parrish and Randy Covert. Honorary pallbearers were Duane Garrett, Ralph Featherston and Hardin Hill.