Dr. John D.A. Vaughn

December 11, 1939 — December 15, 2021

Dr. John D.A. Vaughn

Dr. John D.A. Vaughn, 82, of Fayetteville, went home to be with his Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ, on Wednesday, December 15, 2021.

John was born in Hamlet, NC, to the late Edward M. Vaughn and Ruth Dickson Martin. He has a Bachelor of Science degree from the University of South Carolina, 1966; Master’s of Education from Campbell University, 1983; and Doctorate of Philosophy from The Union Institute, 1988.

John was the founder of the Raintree Clinic in Fayetteville.

John served his country in the United States Army, with the 82nd Airborne, having completed two tours of duty in Vietnam. He received the Silver Star, Army Commendation Medal, the Bronze Star and the Purple Heart. He was a member of the Fayetteville Light Infantry.

John was a diehard fan of college football, especially the Gamecocks.

A funeral service will be held on Tuesday, December 21, 2021, at 10:30 am at Sullivan’s Highland Funeral Service Chapel with Pastor Michael Baker presiding. The burial will follow at Sandhills State Veterans Cemetery in Spring Lake with Military Honors.

John is survived by his wife of 38 years, Linda Warwick Vaughn of the home; three children, Renee Vaughn and husband, Les Brummett, of Lexington, SC, Dana Stocum and husband, Ted, of Southport, NC, and Jeff Maxwell and wife, Penny, of Fayetteville; three grandchildren, Kenny Martin, Cory Maxwell and wife, Lexy, and Haley Maxwell; two great-grandchildren, Hayes and Layke Maxwell; brother, Dr. Edward Vaughn, II. and wife, Susie, of Fayetteville; sister, Janie King and husband, Mal, of Fayetteville; and numerous nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by a sister, Ann Clark Crummie.

The family will receive friends prior to the service on Tuesday from 9 am to 10:30 am at the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to either Wounded Warriors Foundation or 3HC Hospice.

The funeral home asks that everyone in attendance please wear their masks for the indoor services.

To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Dr. John D.A. Vaughn, please visit our flower store.

Past Services

Visitation

Tuesday, December 21, 2021

9:00 - 10:30am (Eastern time)

Sullivan's Highland Funeral Service

610 Ramsey St, Fayetteville, NC 28301

Plant Tree

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.

Funeral Service

Tuesday, December 21, 2021

Starts at 10:30am (Eastern time)

Sullivan's Highland Funeral Service

610 Ramsey St, Fayetteville, NC 28301

Plant Tree

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.

Burial

Tuesday, December 21, 2021

Starts at 12:00pm (Eastern time)

Sandhills State Veterans Cemetery

8220 Bragg Blvd., Fort Bragg, NC 28310

Plant Tree

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the
Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Service map data © OpenStreetMap contributors

Send Flowers

Plant A Tree