Joe Albert Vaughn, Sr., 71, passed away Friday, October 31, 2014 at Rex Healthcare. Joe was born December 1, 1942 in New Hanover County to the late Joe Jasper Vaughn and Martha Forbes Vaughn. He graduated from Millbrook High School in 1962. Joe retired from Southern Bell with 30 years of service and was a member of Christ’s Sanctified Holy Church.
Visitation and funeral service will be held at Christ’s Sanctified Holy Church, 9050 Strickland Road, Raleigh. Visitation will be 7:00 to 9:00 pm, Tuesday, November 4 followed by funeral service 2:00 pm, Wednesday, November 5. Burial will follow at Raleigh Memorial Park.
Joe is survived by his wife of 51 years: Ann Horton Vaughn; daughter: Deborah V. Edsall and husband, Mike of Chantilly, VA; son: Joe Vaughn, Jr. of Raleigh; grandchildren: Kyle and Raven Vaughn, and Ashley Edsall; brother: Jerry Wayne Vaughn and wife, Dale of Augusta, GA; as well as many nieces, nephews and special family members.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Cancers Centers of NC or Christ’s Sanctified Holy Church.
The family would like to thank Dr. Elizabeth Campbell and staff for their care and kindness.
Condolences to the family may be sent to poolefuneral.com under Obituaries.