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Hazel Opal Vaughn

Hazel Opal Vaughn age 92 of Monticello, Kentucky passed from this life on Sunday, May 26, 2019 at the Golden Years Nursing Home. 

She was born on April 27, 1927 in Wayne County, Kentucky to the late Lucian Burke and Ethel (Kidd) Burke. Hazel was a homemaker and a Seventh-Day Adventist. 

Preceding her in death are her parents, a son, Timmy Vaughn, brothers Sylvester Burke, Lester Burke, and James Burke, and a sister, Jeanette Burke. 

She is survived by her children, Donald Jones and wife, Patsy, of Stearns, Ronald Jones and wife, Dovie, of Monticello, Lorenzo Jones of Stearns, Jimmy Allen Vaughn of Monticello, Jennifer Flynn and Peggy Roysdon, both of Monticello, and Jana Vaughn of Stearns; a brother, Henry Burke of Indiana; and sisters, Emelene Jones of Kidd’s Crossing, Kentucky, Athalene of Pine Knot, Kentucky, and Alma Dean Bishop of Oneida, Tenneesee. 

Hazel is also survived by 16 grandchildren, several great-grandchildren, and several great-great-grandchildren, who were the joy of her life.  

A graveside service will be held on Tuesday, May 28, 2019 at 5:30 pm at the Bud Gregory Cemetery. Burial is to follow. 

Pine Knot Funeral Home is assisting the family with funeral arrangements. 


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Please accept my sincere condolences for your loss.
May the peace of God that surpasses all understanding guard your hearts and your mental powers by means of Christ Jesus. (Phil. 4:7) May the hope of a resurrection right here on a restored earth bring you comfort. (John 5:28, 29) Do not be amazed at this, for the hour is coming in which all those in the memorial tombs will hear his voice 29 and come out, those who did good things to a resurrection of life) Psalm 37:11, 29) But the meek will possess the earth, And they will find exquisite delight in the abundance of peace. The righteous will possess the earth, And they will live forever on it.

My deepest sympathy

Sonia May 28 2019 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Hazel Vaughn

GOD bless this family May 27 2019 12:00 AM