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 Retha Wanda <I>Bailey</I> Vaughn

Retha Wanda Bailey Vaughn

Galena, Cherokee County, Kansas, USA
Death 11 Jun 1991 (aged 72)
Joplin, Jasper County, Missouri, USA
Burial Galena, Cherokee County, Kansas, USA
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Retha Wanda Bailey Vaughn
16 February 1919 - 11 June 1991


Retha Vaughn

GALENA, Kan. – Retha W. Vaughn, 72, 2203 Short St., died at 3:42 p.m. Tuesday at St. John's Regional Medical Center in Joplin, Mo., after a short illness.

Mrs. Vaughn was born Feb. 16, 1919, in Galena.

She returned to Galena eight years ago from Millstadt, Ill., where she had lived for 35 years.

She was a homemaker and member of First Baptist Church, Tildon, Ill.

She married Earl Raymond Vaughn on Jan. 22, 1949, at East St. Louis, Mo. He survives.

Additional survivors include two sons, Chris Douffet and Fred Douffet, both of Galena; two brothers, Toss Bailey, Galena, and Bill Bailey, Nowata, Okla.; three sisters, Nellie Vaughn, Rayma Eckler and Rachel Brooks, all of Galena; four grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.

Graveside services will be at 11:30 a.m. Thursday at Oak Hill Cemetery.

The Rev. Don Kirchhoff will officiate.

Visitation will be from 7 to 8 p.m. today at Derfelt Funeral Home.

The Joplin Globe
Joplin, Missouri
Wednesday, June 12, 1991





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