Celebrating the life of Lillie Evelyn Kight Walker Vaughn
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Evelyn Vaughn left her earthly home, surrounded by her family, on February 3, 2017 at Encore Healthcare & Rehab in Malvern, AR. She was born in Dallas, County, Arkansas to Monroe J. Kight and Rena L. Catlett Kight on February 9, 1928. As a teen, she and her family moved to Hot Springs, AR where she resided until entering the nursing facility in 2012. She was the owner/operator of Vaughn’s Child Care for over 30 years.
Preceding her in death were 5 brothers, 3 sisters, and beloved son-in-law, James A. McClard III.
Survivors are son, Bill Walker (Pam) of Austin, Texas; 2 daughters, Sherry DeJarnatt (Dick) of Malvern, AR; Karen McClard (Glenn) of Forest Park, IL; grandchildren, Kimberly Reiter (Adam) and Missy Webb of Hot Springs, AR; Christopher Walker (Malin) of San Francisco, CA; Matthew Walker (Elizabeth) of Mazama, WA; Jon DeJarnatt (Kelly) of Malvern, AR; Joshua McClard (Jessica), and Anna M. Pope (Matt) of Fayetteville, AR; great-grandchildren, Isaac, Jacquelynn, Hannah, Grier, Charly, Elaine and Huxley; sister, Bettye Speer (Jeff) of Manning, AR; sister-in-law, Betty Kight, West Hurley, NY, and treasured nieces, nephews, and cousins.
Graveside services will be 11:30 a.m. Thursday at Delamar Cemetery, Dallas County, Arkansas.
The family is deeply appreciative of the loving care provided by the Staff of Encore Healthcare & Rehab and Arkansas Hospice.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorials be made to: Arkansas Alzheimer’s Association, Arkansas Hospice, The Little Free Pantry or your favorite local charity benefiting children or animals.
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Dallas County, AR 71763