Shirley J. Vaughn, 87, of Springfield, died at 7:55 pm, Wednesday, February 20, 2013 at Memorial Medical Center. She was born February 10, 1926 in Springfield, to John G. and Marian L. Williams Starks. She married Robert W. Vaughn in 1964 and he preceded her in death on December 18, 2012.
Her parents; one son, Kurt Lee and one sister Marilyn Stubbs also preceded her in death.
Survivors include one daughter Debby (George R.) Davis of Springfield; one granddaughter, Libby (Matt) Clinton of New Mexico; three great grandchildren, Isabelle, Lauren and Hannah Clinton and one cousin, Mary Himstedt of Morrisonville.
Shirley was a member of Cherry Hills Baptist Church. She enjoyed Dominos, knitting, crocheting, bowling, gardening and spending time with her family.
Visitation: 4-7 pm, Friday, February 22, 2013 at Staab Funeral Home.
Funeral Service: 10 am, Saturday, February 23, 2013 at Staab Funeral Home with Pastor Steve Patzia officiating. Burial will follow at Roselawn Memorial Park.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Animal Protective League or to Cherry Hills Baptist Church