Michael Thomas “Casper” Vaughn, 66, of Herod, IL died Sunday, February 7, 2016 at Harrisburg Medical Center. He was born on April 5, 1949 in Alton, IL to William Thomas Vaughn and Dorothy Mae Hall Vaughn. He was a retired truck driver and a Navy veteran.
He is survived by his wife, Jeanette Vaughn of Herod, IL; sons, Matt (Jenny) Anderson of Bloomington, IL, Mike (Chronda) Vaughn of Eldorado, IL, Danny Vaughn of Herod, IL, and Aaron Vaughn of East Peoria, IL; daughter, Michelle Vaughn Willis of Peoria, IL; grandchildren, Katelyn Daughtery, Hope Daughtery, Cody Anderson, Mattie Anderson, Randy Hacker, Stephanie Vaughn, Ryan Vaughn, Tyler Vaughn, Ninamarie Vaughn, and Brianna Morrill; one great-granddaughter; brother, Jerry (Lora) Vaughn and sister, Becky Sheffield.
He was preceded in death by his parents, William Thomas Vaughn and Dorothy Mae Hall Vaughn; and son, William Jacob Vaughn.
Hardin County Funeral Services, Cox Funeral Home, is in charge of arrangements. Funeral services will be on Wednesday, February 10, 2016 at 1:00 p.m. at the funeral home. The family will receive visitors from 11:00 a.m. until funeral time on Wednesday. Burial will follow at Lavender Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, help with the funeral expenses would be greatly appreciated by the family.