April 1, 2013

Edna Faye Callahan Vaughn

— Mrs. Edna Faye Callahan Vaughn, 82, of Dalton, passed away Monday, April 1, 2013, at Hamilton Medical Center.

She was the daughter of the late Will and Mattie Jones Callahan, and she was preceded in death by her husband, Johnny “Lard” Vaughn Sr.; sister, Betty Wear; and brothers, Joe Callahan, Billy Callahan, Dixon Callahan, Grady Callahan and “Scrubby” Callahan.

Faye was a loving wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother.

She is survived by her daughters and son-in-law, Joyce and Robert Kinsey of Tunnel Hill,  Shirley Vaughn of Newport Beach, Calif., and Kim Vaughn Nance of Dalton and her fiancé Doug Brooks; son and daughter-in-law, Barry and Lisa Springfield of Dalton; brothers and sister-in-law, Randall “Babe” Callahan of Rocky Face, and Johnny and June Callahan of Chatsworth; stepson, Johnny Vaughn Jr. of Dalton; grandchildren, Eric Bryant, Ike (Shanna) Springfield, April Springfield, Presley Nance and Nash Nance; great-granddaughter, Yasmin Bryant; and nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be Wednesday at 2 p.m. in the Chapel of Love Funeral Home.

Burial will follow in West Hill Cemetery.

The family will receive friends at the funeral home Wednesday from noon to 2 p.m.

Words of comfort may be sent to the family at www.lovefuneralhomega.com.

Love Funeral Home, 1402 N. Thornton Ave., Dalton (across from Hamilton Medical Center), is in charge of arrangements.