Journal-Times (Grayson, KY)


February 6, 2013

Vaughn Delane Carroll


02/06/13 — Mr. Vaughn Delane Carroll, 77, of Morehead, formerly of Olive Hill, passed away Tuesday morning, Feb. 5, 2013, in the University of Kentucky Medical Center in Lexington.

He was born Sept. 25, 1935, in Grahn, a son of the late Hyldreth "Blackie" Carroll and the late Alma Wilburn Carroll Wilson.

Vaughn was a member of the Limestone Apostolic Church and was a retired electrician. He enjoyed going to church and spending time with his family, especially his grandchildren.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife of over 55 years, Virginia "Jenny" Richards Carroll; two sons, Stephen Vaughn Carroll and John David Carroll; and one half-brother, Rusten Carroll

Vaughn is survived by two sons, Robert Wayne Carroll and wife Bonnie and Ricky Allen Carroll and wife Melissa, all of Olive Hill; three daughters, Pamela Ann Anderson and husband David of Webbville, Lisa Elaine Carroll and friend Michael Wood of Morehead and Rita Lynn Hughes and husband Tim of Seward, Neb.; six grandchildren; three great grandchildren; one brother and sister-in-law, Tim and Lori Wilson of Casa Grande, Ariz.; one sister and brother-in-law, Regina Culpepper and Jack Huff of Clarksville, Tenn.; and one half sister, Carol Ellyson of Meadow Bridge, W.Va. He also leaves many other family members, church family and friends who will sadly miss him.

A Celebration of Life service will be at 1 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 9, 2013, at Limestone Apostolic Church in Olive Hill with Brother Jerry Mills, Brother Jason Weir, Brother Rick Crank and Brother Gary Sparks officiating. Burial will follow in the Pleasant Valley Cemetery in Olive Hill.

Friends may visit from 4:30 to 9 p.m. Friday, Feb. 8, 2013, at Globe Funeral Chapel, 17277 West US Highway 60, Olive Hill, KY 41164, and after 11 a.m. Saturday at the church.

Kyle Wilson, Mark Bond, Edward Messer, John Hester, John Stamper, John Robert Stamper, Rodney Ingles and David Ingles will serve as pallbearers. Honorary pallbearers will be Scott Maddix, O’Neal Nolen, Jim Short, Glen Bond, Bob Bailey, Jeff Brown, Jackie Lowe, Gary Smith, Granville Kilgore and Clint Davis.

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