Bobette Vaughn, 82 of Chandlerville, passed away at 5 a.m. at her home on Monday, July 15.
She was born June 18, 1937, in Chandlerville, the daughter of Robert and Faye (Fulton) Dearing. In 1956 she married Roland Vaughn, at Chandlerville Christian Church. He preceded her in death in 2000.
Mrs. Vaughn is survived by one son: Matt (Diana) Vaughn, of Chandlerville; two granddaughters: Kyla (Cole) Whitehead and Kallie (Daniel) Edge; and five great-grandchildren: Carter, Brody, Kate, Adelyn and Ember. Also surviving are several nieces and nephews, including special nieces, Julie Potts and Melanie Taylor and special nephew, Kim K. Kirchner.
She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, one brother, two sisters, LuAnn Kirchner and Betty Jo Thomas, and two grandchildren: Caleb Vaughn and Kelsey Vaughn.
Mrs. Vaughn was a member of Chandlerville Christian Church. She worked for Franklin Life for three years. She was later head cook at Chandlerville schools for 10 years and worked for Mobil Chemical for 101/2 years, which she left to work on the family farm. She also worked for Ideal Industries in Petersburg, before retirement.
She was known for her pie baking and had cooked in many local restaurants, including: Tay’s Place, Virginia Inn and Crock Pot.
Graveside services were held at Chandlerville Cemetery at 10 a.m. on Wednesday, July 17, with Brian Eilers officiating. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Chandlerville Christian Church, Nate’s Park or Cass-Schuyler Hospice.
Online memorial messages may be left for the family at www.hurleyfh.com. Lintner-Hurley Funeral Home in Chandlerville was in charge of arrangements.