Funeral services for Bobby Allen Vaughn, Sr., 74, will be held on Tuesday, August 16, 2022 at 10:00 a.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home, 2500 Southside Dr., Shreveport, Louisiana. Burial will follow at Forest Park West Cemetery in Shreveport. A visitation will be held Monday, August 15, 2022 from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. at the funeral home. Officiating the service will be Brother Tommy Allen.
Bobby was born on July 21, 1948 to James Allen Vaughn and Flora Elizabeth Kenly Vaughn in Monroe, Louisiana and passed away on Thursday, August 11, 2022 in Shreveport, Louisiana.
Bobby was a resident of Shreveport and worked as a plumber before retiring. He joined the Marine Corps in 1967 where he served during the Vietnam War. After his service, he joined the Local 141 Plumbers Union. He was also a member of the Marine Corp. League and the American Legion. His hobbies included hunting, gardening, grilling and spending time with his family, especially his grandchildren and great-grandchildren. He will be greatly missed by his family and all those that knew him.
Bobby is preceded in death by his parents; wife of 47 years, Linda Vaughn; and daughter, Angela Lynette Vaughn. Left to cherish his memory are his sons, James Vaughn and wife, Rose and Bobby Vaughn, Jr; and daughter, Trisha Vaughn; grandchildren, James Vaughn, Jr., Siara Scott, Savana Erickson, Angie Vaughn, and Bobby Vaughn, III; great-grandchildren, Ryker Vaughn, Mykah Vaughn, Asher Scott, Briar Scott and Antonio Nobles; and best friends, Jerry Wilcoxen and Tony Duffy.
Honoring Bobby as pallbearers will be Brent Stewart, Val Welburn, Fred Laiche, Bobby Vaughn, III, Angie Vaughn and James Vaughn, Jr. Serving as honorary pallbearers will be Jerry Wilcoxen and Tony Duffy.
The family would like to express special thanks to Glenn Miller for his continued support to the family.
The family suggests memorials may be made to the Disabled Veterans.