He also was the dear brother of Marcelle Zimmerman, Eunice Colvin, Reba Meyers, Travis Vaughn, Carlos Sanders, and the late Thelmer, Auborn, Ogle and Ruth; and dear brother-in-law, uncle, cousin and friend to many.
He served as a belly gunner in the Army Air Force during World War II and was a captured internee in Switzerland. Later, Rev. Vaughn was an Assembly of God minister at many churches in St. Louis and Southern Missouri and Illinois. He was a native of Southeast Missouri, had been a manager of a lumber company and active in the city government of Malden. He had also been a payroll manager at Barnes Hospital for 19 years.
Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. today, Wednesday, April 14, at Hutchens Mortuary, 675 Graham Road, Florissant. Funeral services will be at 10:00 a.m. Thursday, April 15. Interment with military honors will be in Memorial Park Cemetery in Malden at 3 p.m. Thursday. Hutchens Mortuary of Florissant is in charge of arrangements.