CASTALIA - Louis Chester Vaughan Jr., 73, of the White Level community, died Thursday, Feb. 24, 2011.

He was a son of the late Louis Chester and Irene Harris Vaughan Sr. He was preceded in death by his brother, Bardy Vaughan.
Funeral service will be 3 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 27, in the chapel of Strickland Funeral Home with the Rev. Philip Kissinger officiating. Burial will follow in in Fairview Cemetery. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the funeral and other times at the home.

Surviving: wife, Barbara D. Vaughan; daughters, Cathy Moss (Martin), Tracy Bonvillain (Chris); sons, Ken Vaughan, Tim Vaughan, Rodney Vaughan, all of the White Level community; sisters, Thelma Stevens (Bill), Brenda Long, all of Wilmington; brother, Terry Vaughan of Franklinton; five grandchildren; two great-grandchildren.

Arrangements by Strickland Funeral Home & Crematory, Louisburg. www.stricklandfuneralhome.net