Born in Steele, Mo., son of the late Lester B. and Velta Mae Vaughn, he was a U.S. Air Force veteran and was retired from Ford Motor Company.
Survivors include his wife, Barbara Vaughn; one daughter, Lisa Daniels and husband, Michael; four sisters, Lola Brodie, Ann Barger and husband, William, Vickie Parrott and husband, Larry and Debbie Reagan and husband, David; four brothers, Michael, Dennis, Eddie and Tony Vaughn and grandsons, Dylan and Drew.
He was preceded in death by two sisters.
Visitation will be from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., today, Thursday, July 19, at the Turner Funeral Home, Hwy. 58 in Chattanooga.
Memorial services will be held at 1 p.m., Friday, July 20, at the Turner Funeral Home, Hwy. 58 Chapel.
Burial with military honors will follow in the Chattanooga National Cemetery.
Memorials may be made to the St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, Tenn. 38105-1942.