|Birth: ||Mar. 20, 1940|
|Death: ||Aug. 30, 2011|
Services for Gloria Vaughn of Ochlocknee are at 11 a.m., Friday, Sept. 2, 2011, at Barnetts Creek Baptist Church. The Rev. Calvin Bobo and the Rev. Harold Thomaston will officiate and interment is in Barnetts Creek Baptist Church Cemetery.
Mrs. Vaughn died Tuesday, Aug. 30, at Archbold Medical Center. Born March 20, 1940 in Thomasville, Ga., she married to Freddie L. Vaughn who survives on Nov. 9, 1984, in Thomasville. She was a retired pharmacy technician from Winn-Dixie. She was an active member of Barnetts Creek Baptist Church for over 30 years where she served on the church finance committee for several years. She also volunteered and was certified in Disaster Relief with the American Red Cross. She graduated from Meigs High School in June 1958 and a local business school in September 1958. She was also a volunteer with the March of Dimes in Albany and Thomasville for 13 years and served as the Tri-County campaign director. She was a member of the Meigs-Ochlocknee Luncheon Club for five years and held the office of treasurer and president for four years.
Survivors include husband, Freddie L. Vaughn of Ochlocknee; daughters, Kathy and husband Mike Brooks of Coolidge, Lynn and husand Mark Adams of Thomasville, Pam and husband Steve Kebler of Valdosta, Lisa Vaughn of Tifton; sons, Ricky and wife Brandi Vaughn of Brunswick, Timmy and wife Marie Vaughn of Alapaha; 17 grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; a number of nieces, nephews, cousins and special friends.
Mrs. Vaughn was preceded in death by her birth parents, Leonard Keigans and Roberta Jones Keigans; her parents, Walter and Unar Jones who raised her after the death of her birth parents; and a sister, Kathren Layton.
The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m., Thursday at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Barnetts Creek Baptist Church Youth Fund, 27 Maddox Rd., Ochlocknee, Ga. 31773.
Whiddon-Shiver Funeral Home
Barnett's Creek Baptist Church Cemetery
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Record added: Aug 31, 2011
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Added: Aug. 31, 2011