James Arlie "Jack" Vaughn

Monday, April 3, 2017
Jack Vaughn

James Arlie "Jack" Vaughn, Jr., 83, of Piggott, Ark., passed away April 1, 2017, at the Piggott Community Hospital in Piggott. He was born on August 11, 1933, in Bono, Ark., and was the son of the late James Arlie and Sally Bea (Groves) Vaughn.

Jack was united in marriage to Charlotte Bradberry on March 27, 1953, and to this union a son was born.

Jack was a long-time member of the General Baptist Church. He was a 45-year member of Piggott Masonic Lodge #545, and held dual membership in the Eastern Star Lodge #207. He was also a member of the Order of the Eastern Star, Olive Chapter Lodge #147, the Scottish Rite and was a Shriner.

He was preceded in death by his parents; his grandson, Michael Shane Vaughn; brother, Earl David Vaughn, and sister, Marie Presley.

Survivors include his wife of 64 years, Charlotte Vaughn of Piggott; son, Gerald Dewayne Vaughn and wife Tammy Stegmann of Pleasant Plains, Ark.; sister, Alice Lee Lampp of Jonesboro, Ark., and numerous nieces, nephews and other relatives and friends.

A Masonic funeral service will be held at 7 p.m. on Monday, April 3, in the Hoggard Sons Funeral Home Chapel. Visitation will immediately follow, and continue until 8:30 p.m. A private burial will be held at a later date.

Hoggard and Sons Funeral Home of Piggott, is in charge of the arrangements.