Entombment will follow at Rose Hill Memorial Gardens Mausoleum.
Visitation with the Vaughn family will be from 5:00 PM until 8:00 PM on Friday, May 11, 2012 at the funeral home.
Mr. Vaughn passed away Thursday afternoon at his residence.
Mr. Vaughn was born in Cannon Co., TN, the son of the late Willis and Gertrude Tenpenny Vaughn.
Before his retirement, he was a car salesman for Stan McNabb in Tullahoma and Al White Motors in Manchester. Emmit was a member of the New Union Church of Christ. He enjoyed dove hunting, camping, Nascar races, and a good joke. Most of all, he loved and enjoyed his family, friends, and brothers and sisters in Christ.
Emmit is survived by his loving wife, Julia “Judy” Vaughn of Manchester; three daughters, Sherry (Rod) Harwell, Sheila Vaughn (Tommy), and Kathy Tabor (Earl), all of Manchester; six brothers, Paul (Dot) Vaughn, Donald (Linda) Vaughn, James (Gloria) Vaughn, Marlon (Grace) Vaughn, Billy (Brenda) Vaughn, and Doug (Diane) Vaughn; six grandchildren, Chris (Sarah) Harwell, Rachel (Sam) Williams, Desiree (Ryan) Ritt, Chelsea (Justin) Acker, Brittany Tabor, and Trevor Kirkpatrick; and six great grandchildren, Cade Williams, Elijah Williams, Abigail Williams, Judd Harwell, Kinsley Ritt, and Nora Tabor.
The family requests memorial donations to Potter’s Children’s Home, 2350 Nashville Road, Bowling Green, KY 42101 or the Brad Williams Scholarship Fund, c/o New Union Church of Christ, 46 Maple Spring Road, Manchester, TN 37355.
Manchester Funeral Home is honored to serve the Vaughn family.