Morris Vaught

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Morris Stephen Vaught, affectionately known as "Steve" or "Big Boy," of Science Hill, passed away at his home in the presence of his family on Wednesday, Jan. 15, 2014 after a long illness. He was 74. He was born on Oct. 20, 1939 to the late Thomas and Matrie Vaught of the Vaught Ridge community in Pulaski County. He was united in marriage to Nina Jasper Vaught on Jan. 28, 1960, sharing their lives and raising their family for 54 happy years. Steve was a member of Vaught Ridge Church of Christ. He retired from General Electric, Somerset Plant, where he worked for 24 years. Prior to that, he was an employee of Formica in Cincinnati, Ohio. He loved horse riding and was an avid hunter, who enjoyed working with his beagles. He also loved his gardening. He graduated from PCHS in 1958. Steve is survived by his wife, Nina Vaught; four children, Pam (and Gerald) Brinson of Science Hill, Jill Vaught of Somerset, Penny (and Steve) Dye of Science Hill and Andy (and Kara) Vaught of Somerset; seven grandchildren, Jonathan (and Brandie) Brinson, Russell (and Krista) Abner, Hillary (and Hank) Schultz, Rachel (and Teddy) Bragg, Jacob Vaught, Emily Vaught and Josh Dye; a great-grandchild, Haley Bragg; a brother, Norman (and Lena) Vaught; a sister, Glenice (and Roger) McAninch; an aunt, Lorene Vaught; and a host of nieces, nephews, family members and friends. Along with his parents, he is preceded in death by a sister, Margaret Withers; a brother-in-law, Roy Withers; a niece, Kimberly Withers; his father-in-law and mother-in-law, Claude and Odessa Jasper; brothers-in-law, Albert Theve, Harold Dudley and Fred Lutterbei; and a sister-in-law, Sandra Jasper. A funeral service was held Jan. 18 at Morris and Hislope Funeral Home with Bro. Chris Craig officiating. Burial was in Vaught Ridge Cemetery. The family requests that in lieu of flowers, please send donations to Vaught Ridge Cemetery Fund, c/o Tim Hines, 1634 Vaught Ridge Rd., Science Hill, KY 42553. Morris and Hislope Funeral Home was in charge of the arrangements. Condolences may be expressed to the family at: www.morrisandhislope.com.
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Morris & Hislope Funeral Home
5900 N. Hwy 27
Science Hill, KY 42553
(606) 423-3131
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Published in The Casey County News on Jan. 22, 2014