Russ Vaughn

Russ Vaughn, 88, of Enterprise, passed away Friday, June 18, 2021.

A memorial service was held Tuesday, June 22, at Sorrells Funeral Home Chapel.

Memorials may be made in memory of Russ to the Coffee County Gideons in care of Ray McGinnes, 204 Aberdeen Avenue, Enterprise, AL 36330.

Russ was born to the late Hugo and Ethlyn Gilbreath Vaughn. He was a retired lieutenant colonel from the Army where he served for over 20 years. Russ continued his career serving as an instructor here at Fort Rucker while also doing the things he loved: traveling, golf and bowling. He was also an avid Gideon.

His sister, Jane Floyd, also preceded him in death.

He is survived by his wife of over 63 years, Edwina “Lou” Stewart of Enterprise; three sons, Russell Vaughn (Sondra) of Crawfordville, Fla., Richard Vaughn of Tallahassee, Fla., and Robert Vaughn (Michelle) of Peachtree City, Ga.; brother, Charles Vaughn (Jane) of Huntsville; grandchildren, Derek, Tara, Jonathan (Kaia) and Taylor; and several nieces and nephews.

Special thanks to Kindred Hospice and especially the fourth floor of the Medical Center Enterprise.

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Sorrells Funeral Home and Crematory, 4550 Boll Weevil Circle, Enterprise, Alabama 36330, (334) 347-9598