ROBERT F. VAUGHAN
Robert Franklin Vaughan “Button,” age 72, of 21108 Chesterfield Avenue, South Chesterfield, VA, formerly of Church Road, VA, passed away on Saturday, November 3, 2018. Robert was born on April 30, 1946, to the late Clarence Augusta Vaughan and the late Catherine Leola Vaughan. He was also preceded in death by his grandparents and three brothers Thomas, William, and Vincent, Sr.
He leaves to cherish his memories one sister, Katherine Vaughan of Petersburg; four brothers, Clarence Albert Vaughan (Carolyn) of Flushing, NY, Willie Vaughan (Betty), Eugene Vaughan, both of Petersburg, and Alwyn Vaughan (Deborah) of Prince George; former sister-in-law, Charlotte Godfrey of Richmond. He is also survived by several nieces and nephews too many to name among them three devoted nieces, Alice Vaughan (Telis Shepherd), Telisha Shepherd and Sumayah Shepherd, all of Chesterfield; devoted friends, Diane Street, Delano and Bertha Bland, Rev. and Mrs. Earl Thompson, Catherine Humphery; devoted cousin, Elise Vaughan, the Hawkins and Wilkerson Families.
A celebration of life service will be held 1 pm Saturday, November 10, 2018, at Mt. Poole Baptist Church, 9515 Baltimore Road, Ford, VA, with the Rev. Earl Thompson, officiating and eulogizing. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. Mr. Vaughan may be viewed at the funeral home in Petersburg on Friday, November 9, 2018, from 10am-8pm and one hour prior to service. The family receive friends at the residence, 21108 Chesterfield Avenue, South Chesterfield, and may be contacted at (804)712-0382 Alice, and (804)3823676 Alwyn.
Funeral services have been entrusted to the staff of the Petersburg Chapel-Joseph M. Johnson & Son Funeral Home, 530 S. Sycamore Street, Petersburg, VA (804)863-4411.