2013-10-22 / Obituaries

Gaylord Anson Vaughn, 63


Gaylord Anson Vaughn Gaylord Anson Vaughn Gaylord Anson Vaughn, 63, of Belle Union, passed away on Saturday, October 12, 2013.

He was born on October 18, 1949, in Greencastle, to Robert Louis Vaughn and Mingle Fern Wheeler Vaughn.

Gaylord served his country in the United States Marine Corp, and continued his service to his community as an active member of the Jefferson Township Volunteer Fire Department, where he served as Firefighter #822.

He was a lifelong farmer and had also been employed at OHL, in Plainfield.

Gaylord was a graduate of Fillmore High School, and had attended Purdue University. He was a member of Union Valley Baptist Church, had attended Peace Lutheran Church, and was a member of the former South Central Optimist Club.

He was preceded in death by his parents; a sister, Jennifer J. Burris; and an infant brother, Kevin N. Vaughn.

Surviving are his children, Justin R. Vaughn and wife, Joey, of Belle Union, Deanna R. Fulford and husband, Ron, of Greencastle, Terra J. Vaughn, of Cloverdale, Jordon T. Vaughn and wife, Kirsten, of Fillmore, Caitlin D. Vaughn and significant other, Dan Cuffle, of Carbon, and Lillie A. Vaughn, of Mooresville; two sisters, Stephanie D. Hurt and husband, Mike, of Greencastle and Pamela A. Hammond, of Greencastle; five grandchildren, Braxton R. Vaughn, Tyler E. Fulford, Gabriel A. Vela, Eli K. Fulford, and Spencer P. Vaughn.

Funeral services were held on Friday, October 18, 2013, at 10 A.M., at Bittles & Hurt Funeral Home, with Rev. Josh Fitzsimmons officiating. Interment with Honors followed at Stilesville Cemetery.

Condolences and expressions of sympathy may be shared with the family at www.BittlesandHurt.com.

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