SPRUCE PINE, N.C. — Patsy Pittman Vaughan, age 69, passed away August 4, 2011, at the Brian Center in Spruce Pine, NC.
She was born in Mitchell County, N.C., to the late Fred and Edith Ollis Garland. She had previously worked at the U.S. Post Office as a Mail Carrier, was the former Postmaster at Penland and Green Mountain, was a Member of the Letter Carriers Association and a Member of Calvary Baptist Church.
Survivors include: her husband, Thomas E. Vaughan, of the home; daughter, Donna Buchanan and husband, Kenneth, of Spruce Pine, N.C.; son, Timothy Harper Pittman and wife, Tammy, of Bakersville, N.C.; grandchildren, Jennifer Shea Buchanan, Amanda Renee Pittman and Deanna Nichole Pittman.
She was preceded in death by: husband, Harper Pittman; sister, Billie June McKinney.
Funeral services will be held Sunday, August 7, 2011, at 4:00 PM in the Chapel of Henline-Hughes Funeral Home in Bakersville, N.C.
Visitation will be two hours prior to the service. Don Stafford, J.J. Orr, and Shane Gunter will be officiating the service.
Interment will follow in the Cane Creek Cemetery II.
Henline-Hughes Funeral Home is assisting the Vaughan family.