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Shirley Marguerite Vaughan

July 9, 1937 — April 25, 2019

Shirley Marguerite Vaughan

Shirley Marguerite “Sty Sty” H. Vaughan of South Boston, VA passed away April 25, 2019.  She was born in Halifax County, VA on July 9, 1937 and was 81 years of age. She was the daughter of the late Shirley Hall and the late Ruby Layne Hall. She was married to the late Shirley Lee Vaughan.


She enjoyed life and loved working outside in her yard, spending time at the lake and playing horseshoes. She played softball and bowled on numerous leagues. She retired form J.P. Stevens.  


Shirley Vaughan is survived by:

Three Daughters

Renee Broadway of South Boston

Sabrina Conner and husband Charles “Chuck” of South Boston

Sherrie Overbey of Halifax


Bryan, Timmy, Jenifer, Holly, Christopher, Brandie and Cyndal

Great Grandchildren

Kathy, Jennifer, Matt, Alaina, Ashton, Jackson, Declan, and Olive

One Sister

Ruby Diane Conner and husband Steve of South Boston

Host of Nieces and Nephews and extended family



A memorial service will be held Saturday, April 27, 2019 at 3:00 P.M. at Powell Funeral Home Chapel with Steve Whitt officiating.


The family will receive friends Saturday, one hour prior to the service and other times at 1202 Watkins Ave., South Boston, VA.


In lieu of flowers please consider the Halifax County Cancer Association, P.O. Box 1891, Halifax, VA 24558.


Online condolences may be directed to


Arrangements are by: Powell Funeral Home and Cremation Services, 1603 Wilborn Ave., South Boston, VA 24592.

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Saturday, April 27, 2019

2:00 - 2:45 pm (Eastern time)

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