Stillwater News Press

April 9, 2013

Gabriel Esaias Vaughn

Stillwater NewsPress

— Gabriel Esaias Vaughn, 6, died on Friday, April 5, 2013, in Oklahoma City. His funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday at Bible Baptist Church in Stillwater with Pastor Wayne Hardy officiating. Interment will follow at 3 p.m. at the Okmulgee Cemetery in Okmulgee. Strode Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Gabriel was born on Sept. 9, 2006, in Oklahoma City to Scott Reece and Angela Diane (Wheatley) Vaughn. He attended Richmond Elementary School in Stillwater.

He is preceded in death by his grandfather, Buddy Vaughn, and great-grandmother, Rudy Vaughn.

He is survived by his parents, Scott and Angela Vaughn, of Stillwater; grandmother, Linda Vaughn, of Morris; grandparents, David and Diana Wheatley, of Nicoma Park; great-grandmother, Faye York, of Tatum, Texas; great-grandparents, James and LaWanda Beard, of Mesa, Ariz.; great-grandparents, Jean and Thomas Wheatley, of Stillwater;  great uncle, Tommy Wheatley, uncles, Joshua Wheatley, and his wife, Jennifer, Eric Wheatley, James Wheatley and his wife Kayla, and  Ed Vaughn, and his wife, Desiree. He also is survived by his cousins, Zackary, Jacob, Caleb, Daniel, Connor, Michael, Kyleigh and Kamrynn Wheatley, and Savanna and Sarah Vaughn.

Pallbearers will include Joshua Wheatley, Eric Wheatley, James Wheatley and Edward Vaughn III.

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