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Eugene Vaught, 87, Casey County, KY (1927-2015)

He worked as a heavy equipment operator for 60 years. He was a native of Casey County, KY, a resident of the county at the time of his death, and will be laid to rest in Poplar Grove Cemetery in Casey County. He was the son of the late Sam & Leathie Edwards Vaught. His beloved wife of over 65 years, Ina Allen Vaught, survives. He leaves 16 direct living descendants.
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Eugene Vaught of Liberty, KY passed away Sunday, June 21, 2015 at the Casey County Hospital. He was 87.

Funeral services are 10amCT/11amET Wednesday, June 24, 2015 at McKinney-Brown Funeral Home, 752 Campbellsville Street, Liberty, KY, with Bro. Brent Huggins officiating. Mr. Eugene Vaught will be laid to rest in Poplar Grove Cemetery. Visitation is 4pm-8pmCT/5pm-9pmET, Tuesday, June 23, 2015 at the funeral home. Pallbearers are his grandchildren.

Eugene Vaught, 87, Casey County, KY (1927-2015)

Born Thursday, December 15, 1927 in Casey County, KY, he was the son of the late Sam and Leathie Edwards Vaught. He died Sunday, June 21, 2015, in Liberty, Casey County, KY, at the age of 87 years, six months, and six days.

For 60 years, he worked as a heavy equipment operator.

Survivors include his beloved wife, Ina Allen Vaught, whom he married January 17, 1950, and the following:
  • A son: Darrell (and Wendy) Vaught of Westmoreland, Tennessee

  • A daughter: Barbara (and Gale) Scott of Liberty, KY

  • Six grandchildren: Nicholas Scott, Adam Scott, Bethany Watson, Meagan Vaught, Gordon Vaught and Jessica Vaught

  • and eight great-grandchildren
In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by nine brothers, Vallas, Icie Lee, Melvin “Biggie”, Herman, Sam Jr., Arvin, Elvin “Littlie”, B.D. , and John Earl Vaught; and three sisters, Dorothy Brown, Irene Bryant and Alma Monday.

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