Ollie Belle Hipps Vaughan, 95, Brentwood, passed away peacefully surrounded by her children Monday, Jan. 13 at Williamson Medical Center in Franklin.
Vaughan was born in Greene County on June 25, 1918 to the late, Grover Steven and Emmaline Coates Hipps. She was also preceded in death by her husband of 40 years, James Ivan Vaughan, Sr. and her siblings, Raymond Hipps, twin sister May Belle Hipps McCarty, Harley Hipps, Clyde Hipps, Robert Hipps, Dwight Hipps, Bryant Hipps, Mark Hipps, Luke Hipps and Paul Hipps.
She is survived by: children, Jane Vaughan Leake of Birmingham, Ala., Gwendolyn Vaughan(Howard) Shaw of Mt. Juliet, and James I. Vaughan, Jr. of Nashville; grandchildren, Ward Shaw, Jim (Carrie) Vaughan and Catherine Shaw (Adam) Mangrum; great-grandchildren, Connor and Tyler Shaw, Jimmy, Lexi, Elijah, Levi and Miriam Vaughan and Mary Brent Mangrum; sister, Hannah Ruth Hipps Arrington; sisters-in-law, Lois Hipps, Velva Hipps, Millie Hipps and Joyce Hipps and many cherished nieces and nephews
Funeral services were Thursday, Jan. 16, at Bond Memorial Chapel with Pastor Jacob Armstrong officiating. Interment followed at Hermitage Memorial Gardens.
Visitation will be one hour prior to service Thursday at Bond Memorial Chapel, N. Mt. Juliet Road and Weston Drive, Mt. Juliet, TN. (615)773-2663. Obit Line (615)641-2663, www.bondmemorial.com.