Funeral for Danny Lee Vaught, 80, of Boonsville, was to be 10 a.m. Wednesday, Sept. 21, at St. John the Baptizer Catholic Church in Bridgeport. Father Gonzo and Father Jacob were to officiate. Burial was to follow in Boonsville Cemetery.
Born Nov. 3, 1930, in Archer City to Basil and Naoma (Knight) Vaught, he married Betty Jean Myers June 2, 1951, in Jacksboro. He was a production supervisor at Mitchell Energy and was a rancher. Vaught was a member of the Knights of Columbus and of St. John the Baptizer Catholic Church.
He was preceded in death by son Mark Wayne Vaught; grandson Michael Duane Vaught; and brother Phillip Dwayne Vaught.
He is survived by his wife; sons Phillip Vaught and wife, Maggie, of Waco and Josh Vaught and wife, Sarah, of Grapevine; daughters Teresa Vaught Shaw and husband, Doug, of Lovelady and Lacasey Casillas and husband, Jesse, of Fort Worth; grandchildren Daniel Vaught, Christopher Vaught, Allen Vaught and wife, Donna, Erik Payne, Michelle Vaught and Melissa Litzkow; great-grandchildren Morgan, Jonathan, Cole, Camden, Shelby, Ethan and Cameron; and other family members.
Pallbearers were to be Daniel Vaught, Chris Vaught, Allen Vaught, Don Bessinger, Erik Payne and Rick Zellars.