Reverend George H. Vaughan, Sr., age 85, of Wylliesburg, VA, passed away on May 21, 2014, at Lynchburg General Hospital.
He was a Baptist minister for thirty-five years, and previously served as a Gideon. He filled the pulpits of Sharon Baptist Church in Green Bay, VA, and Mt. Nebo Baptist Church in Abilene, VA. Reverend Vaughan was also an interim pastor at Cullen Baptist Church in Cullen, VA. He had a passion for ministering to others as well as working on his farm in Wylliesburg. He is survived by his wife of sixty years, Edith G. Vaughan; his two children, Reverend George H. Vaughan, Jr, and Deborah C. Vaughan; as well as nine grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; one brother, C. W. Vaughan Jr.; and one sister, Shirley Frary.
A funeral service will be held at 2 p.m., Monday, May 26, 2014, in Friendship Baptist Church, Drakes Branch, VA, with interment to follow in the church cemetery. The family will receive friends at Friendship Baptist Church on Sunday, May 25, 2014, from 5 to 7 p.m. The Browning-Duffer Funeral Home in Keysville, VA, is in charge of arrangements.