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James Jesse Vaughn, Jr.
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Obituary for James Jesse Vaughn, Jr.

James Jesse “Jimmy” Vaughn, Jr., age 43, died Monday, September 11, at the University of Kentucky Medical Center. A native of Berea he was born December 7, 1973 to James Jesse Vaughn, Sr., and the late Faye Chowning Powell. Jimmy was self-employed floor installer, he loved spending time with his family throwing Frisbee with his son, loved to cook especially on the grill and in his younger days liked to play soccer and skateboard. He was of the Baptist Faith.
Other than his father he is survived by his sons; Cameron Vaughn of Berea and Garrett Clifton Vaughn of Lancaster, his step father; Rev. Gerald Powell, sisters; Candace Vaughn Todd and her husband Robbie and Mandie Powell Gay and her husband Justin, paternal grandmothers; Francis Damrell and Myrtle Powell, a granddaughter, Ella Faye Vaughn, and 5 nieces and nephews; Ethan Richmond, Drew Richmond, Rylan Gay, Hadlee Todd, and Hudson Todd. Paternal aunts; Amy Trone and Patricia Knuckles and her husband Ricky.
Funeral services will be 11:00 AM, Friday, September 15, 2017 at Emmanuel Baptist 1461 Paint Lick Rd. Berea, KY., with Rev. Gerald Powell officiating. Burial will follow in the Madison County Memorial Gardens, pallbearers will be, Ben Clark, Mitchell Marshall, Ethan Richmond, Ricky Knuckles, Robbie Todd, and Justin Gay. Honorary Pallbearers are, Jake Powell, Shawn Bates, Codie Trone, Drew Richmond, Rylan Gay, Hadlee Todd, and Hudson Todd. Visitation will be Thursday evening from 5-9 PM at the church.
In lieu of flowers contributions are suggested to his children and grandchild C/O Candace Todd, 393 Mount Vernon Rd. Berea, KY. 40403
Davis & Powell Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.

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5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Emmanuel Baptist Church

1461 Paint Lick Road
Berea, Kentucky 40403





11:00 AM
Emmanuel Baptist Church

1461 Paint Lick Road
Berea, Kentucky 40403

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Madison County Memorial Gardens & Mausoleum

Rice Lane
Richmond, Kentucky 40475


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