He was a Military veteran of 30 years with 24 years of active duty in the United States Navy, an active member of Morrison’s Chapel United Methodist Church, and a devoted family man, giving his all and never met a stranger. He enjoyed working part-time at Food City Kingsport.
Lewis is the son of the late Marshall and Laura Vaughn of Elizabethton, TN. Preceding him in death are his wife of 46 years, Peggy Wright Vaughn; his parents; brother, Jim Vaughn and Connie; and Sister, Lois Smith.
Surviving are his daughter, Renee Vaughn Hall of Knoxville; son, Michael Vaughn and wife Michelle of Arizona; brother-in-laws, Les Wright and wife Kim and Preston Wright and wife Frieda; siblings, Charles Vaughn and Kathy of Jacksonville, FL; Rebecca “Ruth” Sams and Roscoe of Johnson City, TN, Troy Vaughn of WV; Doris Ann Woods-Cantrell of LA; Kathy Huffman and Bobby of Elizabethton, TN; grandchildren, Virginia, Angelina & Ryan (grandpups Archie & Lucy) of Knoxville and Finely and Carter of Arizona; step-daughter, Deena Khalaf; grandsons, Matthew Caldwell of California and Nicholas Caldwell of Kingsport; along with many nieces, nephews, great-nieces and great-nephews.
A Celebration of Life and Memorial Service will be held on Saturday, November 23, 2019 from 2:00-4:00pm at Morrison’s Chapel United Methodist Church on Chapel Drive in Kingsport, TN.