Marie Vaughn, 87, of Amarillo, passed away Monday, August 12, 2019 in Amarillo, Texas.
The family will receive friends from 6:00 -7:00 p.m., Friday, August 16, 2019 at the funeral home. Funeral services will be 9:00 a.m. Saturday, August 17, at Memorial Park Mausoleum Chapel with David Pounds, Comanche Trail Church of Christ officiating. Arrangements are by Schooler Funeral Home.
Marie Vaughn was born December 16, 1931, in Happy, TX to George “Tillman” and Thelma Webb. On August 23, 1952, she married the love of her life, Charles Vaughn, in Clovis, NM. They celebrated 61 years of marriage. Marie enjoyed her work for SW Bell as an Estimate Signer and retired after 35 year of service in 1988 to help care for grandchildren. She enjoyed dancing, bird watching, gardening, playing game and spending time with family and friends.
Marie was preceded in death by her husband, Charles Vaughn, her parents; her son and daughter in law, Quincy Alan and Pat Vaughn; three brothers, George, Thomas and Cecil Webb.
Survivors include her daughter, Tammy Keaton; her grandchildren, Braden Keaton, Blair Keaton, Stacy Ellis, Brandy Vaughn and Cheston Vaughn; his great-granddaughters, Sophie, Macie, Quinn and Claire; and two great grandsons Kelby and McKoy.
The family suggests memorials be to the Leukemia Society, 500 N. Broadway Ave., Oklahoma City, OK 73102.