Actions
Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all Vaughans in:
 • Anahuac Cemetery
 • Anahuac
 • Chambers County
 • Texas
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Community Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Sponsor This Memorial! Advertisement

Changes are coming to Find A Grave. See a preview now.

Melba Lee Taber Vaughan
Learn about removing the ads from this memorial...
Birth: Jan. 29, 1910
Jennings
Jefferson Davis Parish
Louisiana, USA
Death: May 30, 2006
Houston
Harris County
Texas, USA

MELBA LEE TABER VAUGHAN, 96 of Houston passed away on Tuesday, May 30, 2006 in Houston. She was born on January 29, 1910 to Parents: Dr. Beriah Augusta Taber and Odelia Agnes Trahan in Jennings, LA. She was a resident of Anahuac for over 10 years and has lived in Houston for the past sixty years.

She was preceded in death by her husband: Clifton Brown Vaughan; Sisters: Willah May Harris, Emma Nunez, Margaret Dasch and Augusta (Broussard) Porter; Brothers: Earnest C. Taber and John William Taber and Grandson: John T. Vaughan.

She was a member of the First United Methodist Church in Anahuac and while living there and taking the grandchildren to raise, she became involved in several social groups, the Methodist Church and the children's activities. After moving back to Houston, she joined the King Strings Ukulele Band and was active for ten years.

She is survived by her Son: Thomas Taber Vaughan; Grandchildren: Valerie Lee Brunson and husband Alan, and Victor Conner Vaughan; Great-Grandchildren: Clifton Gene Brunson, Brittany Lee Brunson, Patrick Alan Brunson, Jennifer Tessa Vaughan and Lance William Vaughan.

Funeral services for Mrs. Melba Lee Vaughan will be held on Thursday June 1, 2006 at 2:00 P. M. at the First United Methodist Church in Anahuac with the Dr. Daniel O'Reagan officiating. Burial will follow at the Anahuac Cemetery in Anahuac. Visitation will be held one hour prior to service time at 2:00 P. M.

Published in The Houston Chronicle (TX), Wednesday, May 31, 2006 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Beriah Augustus Taber (1859 - 1916)
  Odelia Agnes Trahan Morrill (1881 - 1967)
 
 Spouse:
  Clifton Brown Vaughan (1905 - 1972)
 
 Siblings:
  Willah May Taber Harris (1904 - 1934)*
  Margaret Agnes Taber Dasch (1906 - 1945)*
  Emma Claire Taber Nunez (1907 - 1999)*
  Melba Lee Taber Vaughan (1910 - 2006)
  Augusta B. Taber Porter (1912 - 2002)*
  Ernest C Taber (1914 - 1995)*
  John W. Taber (1916 - 1996)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Anahuac Cemetery
Anahuac
Chambers County
Texas, USA
 
Created by: Ron Manley
Record added: Oct 31, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 99920747
Melba Lee <i>Taber</i> Vaughan
Cemetery Photo
Added by: Patti Zapalac
 
 
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.


- Ron Manley
 Added: Oct. 31, 2012
 
 
 Advertisement

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service