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Beam Funeral Service & Crematory
Tuesday September 6th, 2022
6:00pm - 8:00pm

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Beam Funeral Service & Crematory
Wednesday September 7th, 2022

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Virginia Ann Vaughan

     Virginia Ann Hartwell Vaughan, 76, of Nebo, passed away Friday, September 2, 2022, at Hospice of the Carolina Foothills in Forest City.


     Virginia was born in Mercier County, West Virginia, on May 18, 1946, to the late Andrew Hartwell and Ellen Brown Hartwell. She was married to the late Robert Vaughan. Virginia was a member of Amazing Grace Baptist Church. She was quite a conversationist and loved spending time with her friends. She will be greatly missed.


     In addition to her husband and parents, Virginia was preceded in death by a son, Bryant Vaughan; two brothers, Melvin Riggs and Joseph Hartwell; and a sister-in-law, Roberta Hartwell.


     Those left to cherish her memory include four children, Scottie Vaughan (Penny), Vincent Vaughan, Tammy Jobe, and Kimberly McNeely, all of Marion; two brothers, Jerry Hartwell (Lisa) of Princeton, WV, whom Virginia helped to raise like a son, and Michael Hartwell (Darlene) of WV; a special granddaughter, Marissa McNeely; ten grandsons; and twenty four great grandchildren.


     A funeral service will be conducted at 12:30 p.m., Wednesday, September 7, 2022, at the Chapel of Beam Funeral Service with Rev. Mike Hartwell officiating. Pallbearers will be her grandsons. Burial will follow at Western Carolina State Veterans Cemetery in Black Mountain.


     The family will receive friends from 6:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m., Tuesday, September 6, 2022, at the funeral home.


     Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of the Carolina Foothills. The family wishes to extend a special thank you to Courtney Ellison for the compassionate care she provided.

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A candle was lit in memory of Virginia Vaughan

Ruth cabaj Sep 14 2022 9:15 PM

Penny & Scottie,
Joan & I send our deepest sympathy to you & your family. It's difficult to lose your mother, no matter how old you are. We think about you often & hope you are doing well. God Bless.
Penny Davis & Joan Kerr

Penny Davis Sep 7 2022 2:35 PM

I worked with Virginia a long time ago.She was a good CNA We laughed and cut up the nights she worked over on 3rd Praying for the family

Kathy Lewis Sep 7 2022 10:29 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Virginia Vaughan

Tonya and Bud Mckinney Sep 6 2022 12:07 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Virginia Vaughan

Bobby and Diana Reel Sep 6 2022 3:37 AM

She will be missed,she was loving and kind in her own way. I'm glad I got to know you in the short time that we had. Love and miss you like a mom.

David Hudson Sep 5 2022 1:44 PM

Your the best mother a girl could ever have,you raised me to be the person I am today and I thank you for that. I love you and I'm going to miss you very much mom.

Tammy Jobe Sep 5 2022 1:35 PM

Going to miss her. She was like a mother to me

Roscoe crowder Sep 5 2022 12:59 PM

Going to miss her. She was like a mother to me

Roscoe crowder Sep 5 2022 12:57 PM

My mom was a wonderful person to everybody. I had to follow in her footsteps and became a CNA just like her. Love your baby girl kim

Kim mcneely Sep 5 2022 12:54 PM

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