James Ivan Vaughan, Jr., age 72, of Mt. Juliet, TN passed away on October 15, 2021. He was born in Greeneville, TN, the youngest child of Ivan & Polly Vaughan of Mosheim, TN. He was pre-deceased by his parents and granddaughter, Alexandria (Lexi) Michelle Vaughan.
He is survived by his only child, Jim (Carrie) Vaughan III; grandchildren, Jim IV, Elijah, Levi, Miriam & Anna Ruth; sisters, Jane Vaughan Leake of Birmingham, AL & Gwendy (Buddy) Shaw of Mt. Juliet, TN; nephew, Ward Shaw of Creve Coeur, MO; niece, Catherine (Adam) Mangrum of Mt. Juliet, TN; great-nephews, Connor Shaw, Tyler Shaw & Shaw Mangrum; great-niece, Mary Brent Mangrum; aunts, Lois Hipps of Anniston, AL, Vivel Hipps, of Greeneville, TN, Hannah Arrington of Tappahannock, VA & Joyce Hipps of Pamplin, VA as well as many, many cherished cousins.
Jim attended school in Mosheim, TN as well as Nashville, TN. He was a 1968 graduate of West End High School in Nashville. He loved his family, golfing and watching any ballgame the UT Volunteers were playing.
Visitation will be Tuesday, October 19th from 1:00 pm until time of service at 3:00 pm at Sellars Funeral Home at Mt. Juliet. In lieu of flowers, the family suggest a donation to the charity of one’s choice.
Arrangements by Sellars Funeral Home at Mt. Juliet, 2229 N. Mt. Juliet Road, Mt. Juliet, TN 37122, 615-758-5459, obituary line 615-758-8818, www.sellarsfuneralservices.com