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Obituaries

Obituaries

Michael Alan Vaughn 1951 - 2008 Worden

Memorial services for Michael Alan Vaughn, 57, Arlington, Texas, will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday at Worden United Methodist Church. Inurnment will be in Worden Cemetery.Mr. Vaughn died Tuesday, July 22, 2008, at his home.He was born June 24, 1951, in Lawrence, the son of Gilbert R. and Sarah B. Wilkinson Vaughn. He attended Lawrence schools and Kansas University, where he was a member of Phi Gamma Delta Fraternity. He also lived in the Kansas City area, Chicago, New York and Arlington, Texas.Mr. Vaughn worked part-time at Rusty's IGA food store while attending school and later at Mr. Guy's Clothing Store in Lawrence. He worked for Tandy Brands Accessories Inc. for 34 years in various sales and sales management positions.He enjoyed returning to Lawrence to see family and friends and traveling with his friends from Lawrence and those he worked with. He also enjoyed reading, particularly about history and politics, sports and following the Kansas Jayhawks and Chicago Cubs. Survivors include his mother, Sarah B. Vaughn, Lawrence; and a brother, Bruce Vaughn, Knoxville, Tenn.He was preceded in death by his father, Gilbert R. Vaughn.The family will receive friends from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. at the church before the services.The family suggests memorials to the Kansas University Endowment Association for the Athletics fund, sent in care of the mortuary.Online condolences may be sent at <a href="http://www.warrenmcelwain.com">www.warrenmcelwain.com</a>, subject: Vaughn.