Walter Charles “Charlie” Vaught, age 79, of Hatfield, Arkansas passed away on Saturday, January 25, 2020 at the Earlene Howard Hospice Home in Springdale, Arkansas. He was born on Wednesday, February 14, 1940 to Charley and Nettie Mitchell Vaught in Langley, Arkansas.
Charlie was a good man who loved his family. He was a logger for many years before working at U.S. Motors in Mena for twenty years. Charlie eventually retired from the Polk County Road Department. He raised dogs and enjoyed spending time with his grandkids any time that he could. Charlie loved his companion, Bonnie, with all his heart. Charlie was a loving companion, father, grandfather, brother, uncle and a great friend and will be missed by all who knew him.
Charlie is preceded in death by his parents; one son, Dennis Vaught; three brothers, Rufus Vaught, Geloy Vaught, and Kenneth Vaught; and one sister, Olive White.
Charlie is survived by his loving companion, Bonnie Martin of Hatfield; one son and daughter in law, Mitch and Bobbi Vaught of Berryville, Arkansas; one daughter and son in law, Susie and Kevin Brown of Glen Allen, Virginia; one brother and sister in law, Gail and Doylene Vaught of Smithville, Oklahoma; one sister and brother in law, June and G.E. Montgomery of Mountain Home, Arkansas; sister in law, Lavelle Vaught of Malvern, Arkansas; five grandchildren, Shane Brown of Richmond, Virginia, Joshua Brown of Lowell, Arkansas, Daniel Brown of Richmond, Virginia, Chelsea Abendroth of Holiday Island, Arkansas, and Shelby Vaught of Kenilworth, Utah; four great grandchildren; several nieces and nephews and a host of other relatives and friends.
A funeral service was held Saturday, February 1, 2020 at 10:00 A.M. at the Bowser Family Funeral Home Chapel in Mena with Brother Jefferson Mattox officiating. Interment followed at the Foote Cemetery in Cove, Arkansas. A visitation was held on Friday, January 31, 2020 from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. at the Bowser Family Funeral Home Chapel in Mena.
Pallbearers were Shane Brown, Joshua Brown, Daniel Brown, Scott Vaught, Clifton Vaught, and Brian Vaught.
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