Donald Leon Vaughn

July 8, 1934March 8, 2018

Donald L. Vaughn, 83, of Lookout Valley passed away at a local hospital, surrounded by his family. He was retired from Golden Flake Snack Food after 20 years of service.

Don was a member of Lookout Valley Baptist Church and the Golden Circle Sunday school class. He was a 50 year member of the Masonic Lodge #673, the Eastern Star Chapter #483, and the Alhambra Shrine Temple.

Don was preceded in death by his parents, Cecil and Della Vaughn; 3 brothers, Arnold, J.B. and Billy Vaughn; one sister, Wanda Hartley.

Don is survived by his wife of 63 years, Martha L. Vaughn, three sons, Ronald, Eddie (Sue Anne), and Steve (Ruby) Vaughn; 3 grandchildren, Travis Mitchell, Brittany Nicole, and Lauren Marie Vaughn, and a host of friends.

A Celebration of Donald's Life will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Monday, March 12, 2018 graveside at Lakewood Memory Gardens West. The family will receive friends at the East Chapel of Chattanooga Funeral Home on Sunday, March 11, 2018 evening from 4-8 p.m.

Arrangements are under the care of Chattanooga Funeral Home Crematory and Florist East Chapel, 404 South Moore Rd. East Ridge, TN 37412. Please share your thoughts and memories at


  • Visitation Sunday, March 11, 2018
  • A Celebration of Don's Life Monday, March 12, 2018

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Dimple Moore

March 10, 2018

My thoughts and prayers are with you all. Donald will surely be missed by many. I just remmber his soft spoken voice, his kindness,and his great Vaughn sense of humor. Wish I had been able to spend more time with him.
Love Dimple