Mary White was born September 26, 1937 in Pocahontas, Tennessee the daughter of the late Joseph Grover and Mary E Hathcock Vaughn. Ms. White was a home maker and Church of Christ in faith. Ms. White departed this life on July 6, 2011 in Savannah, Tennessee at the age of 73 Years, 9 Months, 10 Days. She is survived by four daughters, Shawnda Mathis of Bolivar, TN, Jill Griffin and husband Bill of Hohenwald, TN, Tina Sowell and husband Jimmy of Bartlett, TN, Mary White of Selmer, TN; three sons, Keith Mathis and wife Wanda of St. Louis, MO, James White of Selmer, TN, Shawn White and wife Angela of Hornsby, TN; 12 Grandchildren, 9 Great Grandchildren; a sister, Ruby J Deggendorf of Oceanside, CA; two brothers, W. C. (Babe) Vaughn of Pocahontas, TN, John M Vaughn of Bailey, CO. In addition to her parents, Miss White was preceded in death by a sister, Blanch Mullins; three brothers, Roy C Vaughn, Warren G Vaughn, James Lloyd Vaughn.
Services were held on July 10, 2011 at 3:00 PM at Shackelford Funeral Directors in Selmer, Tennessee, with Jeremy Weekley officiating. Burial will follow in the Eureka Cemetery at Pocahontas, Tennessee.