Transition: Richard Laughlin Vaughan (Feb. 10, 1946-Oct. 14, 2018)

Thursday, October 18, 2018

Richard Laughlin Vaughan, of Eureka Springs, Ark., was born on Feb. 10, 1946 in New York City, New York to Richard and Adele (McClure) Vaughan. He departed this life on Sunday, October 14, 2018, in Eureka Springs at the age of 72.

Richard loved fishing and boating.

He is survived by his wife, Linda, of Eureka Springs; two daughters, Sarah Vaughan of Eureka Springs and Amy Vallas and husband, Richie, of California; one granddaughter, Madisen Vallas of California; two sister-in-law’s and family, Rita Shepler and Denise Coleman both of Holiday Island, Arkansas; several other relatives and friends.

Richard was preceded in death by his parents, Richard and Adele Vaughan; one younger brother, Robert; one younger sister, Carol.

A memorial service will be held at a later date. Arrangements are under the direction of Nelson Funeral Service. Online condolences may be sent to the family at nelsonfuneral.com. © Nelson Funeral Service, Inc. 2018